Historical fiction

The Familiars by Stacey Halls, a historical fiction about the Pendle witch trials.

Review: The Familiars by Stacey Halls


“… it is with solemn regret that I impart on you my professional opinion as a physick and expert in matters of childbed: that upon visiting her last Friday sennight, I drew the deeply unfortunate conclusion that she can not and should not bear children… if she finds herself once more in…