The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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by Elizabeth George Speare, and published by Houghton
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The setting of the story is Wethersfield, Connecticut and the heroine is Kit, a sixteen-year-old, who comes from the Barbados to make her home with relatives in the Puritan community.  In that day, because it was generally accepted that one could be a witch by association, Kit's friendship with old Hannah leads her into serious trouble.  When Hannah is accused as a witch and escapes, the wrath of the community falls on Kit.

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