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The Near Witch

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The Near Witch by V. E. Schwab
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Jan 28, 2020 | ISBN 9781789091144

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Praise

Best YA of the Decade List – Entertainment Weekly

“gorgeous new release” – Entertainment Weekly

“we’re ready for it to come roaring back” – B&N SFF Blog

“If you missed Schwab’s debut novel when it first appeared, now’s your chance to get on board.” – Kirkus Reviews

“we’re ready for it to come roaring back” – Barnes & Noble Bookseller Picks for March

“Situated in the sweet spot of the supernatural and the melancholy alongside works like The Ocean at the End of the Lane, [The Near Witch] boasts the dark and inviting sensibilities of fairy tales” – Barnes & Noble SFF Blog

“a delicate, yet powerful novel that succeeds equally as either a journey back to the beginning or as a first tumble down the rabbit hole and into your next author obsession” – Barnes & Noble SFF Blog

“an absolutely beautiful story…you can truly see her future works twinkling in the background” 4.5* - mall3tg1rl

“[has] that timeless allure, like a fairy tale or legend you can pick up five, ten, or twenty years from now and still have its setting and mood resonate with readers” – The Bibliosanctum 

 “an entirely unique and original story with an exquisitely painted world and for a debut novel, it’s so well written and well done” – Travel the Shelves

“The prose is beautifully written, and the characters will take residence in your heart” 5* – Her Campus

“The prose is beautifully written, and the characters will take residence in your heart” 5* – Books in the Skye

“the most gorgeous kind of fairytale, yet it feels like the kind of thing that’s just odd enough to be real, and I mean it when I tell you that this was easily one of the best books I’ve read all year, and will undoubtedly go down as one of my favorite books, period” 5* – Howling Libraries

“a modern classic that will undoubtedly be regarded as a masterpiece within its own genre by future generations” – Risingshadow 

“I loved getting to see themes in The Near Witch that I know become staples of her books…If you’ve read and loved other books by Schwab, I highly recommend sitting down with her debut.” – Bookish Staff Picks

“Schwab is truly a talented storyteller…Her characters are so well written that by the time you finish the story you feel as though you know them.” 4* – Misadventures of a Reader 

“A slow but intense gothic romance set in the atmospheric winds of the moors, where a witch’s whisper can just barely be heard” – Buzzfeed

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