The Last Witchfinder: A Novel

The Last Witchfinder: A Novel

James Morrow


Jennet Stearne's father hangs witches for a residing in recovery England. but if she witnesses the unjust and scary execution of her loved aunt Isobel, the precocious baby makes a decision to make it her life's challenge to convey down the Parliamentary Witchcraft Act. Armed with little shop the facility of cause, and decided to work out justice succeed, Jennet hurls herself right into a sequence of picaresque adventures—traveling from King William's Britain to the fledgling American Colonies to an uncharted island within the Caribbean, braving West Indies pirates, Algonquin Indian captors, the machinations of the Salem Witch courtroom, and the sensuous love of a tender Ben Franklin. For Jennet can't and must never leisure till she has placed the final witchfinder into bankruptcy.

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