Alice Hoffman’s has written a perhaps her best book with “The Dovekeepers”. In 70 CE, nine hundred Jews held out for months against armies of Romans on a mountain in the Judean, desert, Masada. Only two women and five children survived. The story is told in four sections – one for each of the main characters.
"Happiness is a risk. If you're not a little scared, you're not doing it right." --The Peach Keeper
"How we see the world changes all the time. It all depends on our mood." --The Girl Who Chased the Moon
"I think Heaven will be like a first kiss." --The Sugar Queen
"When you're happy for yourself, it fills you. When you're happy for someone else, it pours over." --Garden Spells
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When Mac receives a page torn from her dead sister’s journal, she is stunned by Alina’s words. Mac knows her sister’s killer is near. The sidhe-seer is on the hunt: for answers, for revenge. And for an ancient book of magic so twisted and dark that it corrupts anyone who touches it. Mac’s quest takes her into the dark, riot-filled streets of Dublin with a suspicious cop on her tail. Forced into an uneasy alliance with a deadly Fae prince and the lethal Jericho Barrons.