"A well-researched look at what led Salem to hysteria."--Erika Mailman, Author of "The Witch's Trinity"
"A page-turning twist of a tale. Highly recommended!"--Layers of Thought
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You will appreciate your Country more when you read this one...Published 8 months ago by John Leahy
Suzy Witten's The Afflicted Girls is a masterfully interwoven story of a dark period in history, the Salem Witch Trials, a debacle of deceit by false accusations of young girls,... Read morePublished on October 7, 2012 by Paulette Mahurin
Imagine a town carved out of wilderness nearly four hundred years ago by a small group of settlers. The leaders who ruled this colony were guided by the Bible and English law, and... Read morePublished on July 25, 2012 by Jo Ann Butler
Very well developed characters, very believable plot line. Fascinating subject matter, obviously well researched and contemplated. Read morePublished on June 25, 2012 by soul329
From the very first sentence, this historical novel is not very historical. If Ms. Witten had ever been to New England, she would know that even in the 21st Century, many places... Read morePublished on September 30, 2011 by FMW
The Afflicted Girls by Suzy Witten is a story of the notorious witch trials, accusations, arrests, and ultimate hangings, in Salem, Connecticut. Read morePublished on March 2, 2011 by Jim Duggins, Ph.D.
"The Afflicted Girls" manages to capture the essence of life in a seventeenth century Puritan village where religion, superstition, and base human desires culminate in the... Read morePublished on January 26, 2011 by Phyllis Deroian
Just finished reading, "The Afflicted Girls." I enjoyed this novel and felt as though I stepped back in time and was given the opportunity to vicariously experience and understand... Read morePublished on January 18, 2011 by Lili Berko, PhD
What most impresses me about Suzy Witten's novel (and it's NOT presented as straight 'history', is it? That's a decidely different discipline) is the research. Read morePublished on April 10, 2010 by reader down under