Day: December 7, 2017

“The Rules of Magic” by Alice Hoffman

“The Rules of Magic” by Alice Hoffman c.2017, Simon & Schuster $27.99 / $36.99 Canada 367 pages BOOK REVIEW by TERRI SCHLICHENMEYER Once upon a time, your heart was broken. It was ripped out of your chest, stomped flat, shattered into a thousand pieces. Romance, you decided then, was something you didn’t want anyway. Love is for dreamers and optimists. Love, you were sure, is for suckers. Or, as in the new book “The Rules of Magic” by Alice Hoffman, love is cursed. Despite that their parents enjoyed a relatively happy marriage, the Owens siblings had always known that they...

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