The Witches of Pendle

  • by Rowena Akinyemi
  • Narrated by Deborah Berlin
  • 1 hrs and 4 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Witches are dangerous. They can kill you with a look, or a word. They can send their friend the Devil after you in the shape of a dog or a cat. They can make a clay picture of you, then break it.... and a few weeks later, you are dead. Today, of course, most people don't believe in witches. But in 1612, everybody was afraid of them. Young Jennet Device in Lancashire knew a lot about them because she lived with the Witches of Pendle. They were her family.

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What the Critics Say

"The most consistent of all series in terms of language control, length, and quality of storytelling." (David R. Hill, ELT Journal Review)

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Very informative

A good factual account of the Pendle witches. Short and sweet. Worth listening to if your interested in this subject.
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- hannah

Book Details

  • Release Date: 13-12-2010
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press