I am a Weyward, and wild inside.


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Weaving together the stories of three women across five centuries, WEYWARD is an enthralling novel of witchcraft, female resilience, and the transformative power of the natural world.

A bold and bewitching debut . . . Emilia Hart’s voice is totally original, both gentle and fierce. SARAH ADDISON ALLEN, bestselling author of Other Birds [A] triumphant debut [about] sexual desire, violence, and personal autonomy in the lives of three strong-willed English women from the 17th century to the present . . . The magic harnessed by the characters feels completely real. Publishers Weekly, starred review Hart elicits mystery and a rich atmosphere at every turn. A brave and original debut, WEYWARD is a spellbinding story about what may transpire when the natural world collides with a legacy of witchcraft. SARAH PENNER, bestselling author of The Lost Apothecary A very poignant story of female endurance and hidden power, humming with a sly, exhilarating magic. BRIDGET COLLINS, bestselling author of The Binding This book got its claws in me and simply refused to let go. An astonishingly accomplished debut, it is beguiling, absorbing and exquisitely rendered, with prose as finely-crafted as a dragonfly’s wing. LIZZIE POOK, author of Moonlight and the Pearler’s Daughter