Alice Hoffman has published more than two dozen works of fiction, including Property Of, Here on Earth, The Ice Queen, The Dovekeepers, and The Third Angel. Her novel Practical Magic was adapted into the 1998 film of the same name, starring Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and New York City.
"Like Anne Tyler, Hoffman spins a story enchantingly, with the undeniable force and vividness of a dream." --Ms."She is a born storyteller." --Entertainment Weekly"A reader is in good hands with Alice Hoffman, able to count on many pleasures. She is one of our quirkiest and most interesting novelists." --Jane Smiley, USA Today