In her second novel in the Practical Magic series, Alice Hoffman masterfully weaves in the elements of time and antecedents while also creating a stand-alone story. The Rules of Magic sets the stage for Practical Magic, while still maintaining a certain unpredictability.
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Magic Lessons takes us back in time, to the 1600s, when the tale of the Owens matriarch, Maria Owens, begins. While it ends on a whimsical, if not movie-esque, note the novel is cloaked in a sort of hopeful darkness.