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Garden SpellsAnd seemingly unconcerned about the fate of her rebellious sister Sydney who freed herself long ago from their small town s constraints Using her grandmother s mystical culinary traditions Claire has built a successful catering business and a carefully controlled utterly predictable life upon the family s peculiar gift for making life altering delicacies lilac jelly to engender humility for instance or rose geranium wine to call up fond memories Garden Spells reveals what happens when Sydney returns to Bascom with her young daughter turning Claire s routine existence upside dow. So good I read it twice There is a great sense of place for this book the imagery is truly enchanting and visceral What I really like about the novel is how grounded in reality it is making the magic seem entirely plausible in its subtlety The pain and drama of the characters make them three dimensional and completely relatableI was left with only two uestions 1 Is there a seuel to this 2 If not why the hell isn t there ETA February 2015 There is a seuel Special thanks to Christi So good I read it twice There is a great sense of place for this book the imagery is truly enchanting and visceral What I really like about the novel is how grounded in reality it is making the magic seem entirely plausible in its subtlety The pain and drama of the characters make them three dimensional and completely relatableI was left with only two uestions 1 Is there a seuel to this 2 If not why the hell isn t there ETA February 2015 There is a seuel Special thanks to Christina to alerting me to this D

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The women of the Waverley family whether they like it or not are heirs to an unusual legacy one that grows in a fenced plot behind their ueen Anne home on Pendland Street in Bascom North Carolina There an apple tree bearing fruit of magical properties looms over a garden filled with herbs and edible flowers that possess the power to affect in curious ways anyone who eats them For nearly a decade year old Claire Waverley at peace with her family inheritance has lived in the house alone embracing the spirit of the grandmother who raised her ruing her mother s unfortunate destiny. Chicken soup when you re sick Chocolate when you re hormonal Lavender for your bathroom Citrus for the kitchen Pumpkin pie at Thanksgiving Peppermint at Christmas timeThis book completely spoke my language that of food and how we are connected to what we serve eat and order We may not be able to put magic into our cooking but as a mother I know there are certain things to feed my family for certain reasons and that can be sort of a form of magic at least to the little child in bed w Chicken soup when you re sick Chocolate when you re hormonal Lavender for your bathroom Citrus for the kitchen Pumpkin pie at Thanksgiving Peppermint at Christmas timeThis book completely spoke my language that of food and how we are connected to what we serve eat and order We may not be able to put magic into our cooking but as a mother I know there are certain things to feed my family for certain reasons and that can be sort of a form of magic at least to the little child in bed waiting for hot cocoa after being caught in a rain stormGarden Spells is beautiful Each character of the family has a special gift Either through food hairstyling knowing where things go or giving gifts that will be needed in the future they are all important gifts but to the characters sometimes a curse But in the end they all figure out how to deal with their gifts and how to come together as a familyThen of course there is the apple tree that will show you your future that is in their backyard Would I be willing to take a bite of the apple and be prepared for what I saw or should I go through life accepting each action and moment as it comes

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Free download Garden Spells ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ß The women of the Waverley family whether they like it or not are heirs to an unusual legacy one that grows in a fenced plot behind their ueen Anne home on Pendland Street in Bascom North Carolina There an apple tree bearing fruit of magical properties looms over a gardN With Sydney s homecoming the magic that the uiet caterer has measured into recipes to shape the thoughts and moods of others begins to influence Claire s own emotions in terrifying and delightful ways As the sisters reconnect and learn to support one another each finds romance where she least expects it while Sydney s child Bay discovers both the safe home she has longed for and her own surprising gifts With the help of their elderly cousin Evanelle endowed with her own uncanny skills the Waverley women redeem the past embrace the present and take a joyful leap into the futur. It is really difficult for me to find a book that suits me I love stories and I love to read Since I don t have a lot of time to read I have to be really picky Which means if it hasn t grabbed my attention early on I normally don t continueWhen I saw Garden Spells on the shelves in the book store I immediately wanted to read it because of the cover the title and the blurb I knew for sure that this was a book that I had to readI was so excited when I sat down and opened the book Perha It is really difficult for me to find a book that suits me I love stories and I love to read Since I don t have a lot of time to read I have to be really picky Which means if it hasn t grabbed my attention early on I normally don t continueWhen I saw Garden Spells on the shelves in the book store I immediately wanted to read it because of the cover the title and the blurb I knew for sure that this was a book that I had to readI was so excited when I sat down and opened the book Perhaps it was the high hopes and expectations I had put on this novel but I was ready to toss it after the first chapter I complained to my husband and cursed the book Stupid book But then I did something uncharacteristic of me with books I gave it another chanceI read on even struggling a bit with the second chapter Funny thing I had been right to judge it by its cover title and blurb because by the end I had really grown to love the magical world Sarah Addison Allen had created Garden Spells is a fairy tale of sorts with an enchanted apple tree envy edible spells love and a happy ending It turned out to be everything that I had hoped it would be And I learned that you can t judge a book by its first chapter Does three sound fair