Witch Baby by Francesca Lia Block
(Weetzie Bat)

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Once upon a time in the city of Shangri-L.A., someone left a baby on a doorstep. She had wild, dark hair and purple eyes and looked at the world in a special way.

The family that took her in called her Witch Baby and raised her as their own. But even though she tried to fit in, Witch Baby never felt as though she truly belonged.

So one day she packed her bat-shaped backpack, put her black cowboy-boot roller skates, and went out into the real world to find out who she really was....

 

About Francesca Lia Block

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Francesca Lia Block, winner of the prestigious Margaret A. Edwards Lifetime Achievement Award, is the author of many acclaimed and bestselling books, including Dangerous Angels: The Weetzie Bat Books, Roses and Bones: Myths, Tales and Secrets, and the adult novel The Elementals. Her work has been translated and published around the world. She lives in Los Angeles with her two children.  Learn about her books and writing classes at francescaliablock.com.
 
Published October 14, 2009 by HarperTeen. 132 pages
Genres: Romance, Young Adult, Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children's Books. Fiction

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 This sequel to the extraordinary Weetzie Bat (1989) revisits L.A.'s frenetic pop world, again using exquisitely crafted language to tell a story whose glitzy surface veils thoughtful consideration of profound contemporary themes.

May 20 2010 | Read Full Review of Witch Baby (Weetzie Bat)

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Readers of Weetzie Bat , Block's effervescent first novel, will recall that Witch Baby is the daughter of My Secret Agent Lover Man and the villainess Vixanne Wigg--leader of the sinister Jayne Mansfi

Sep 02 1991 | Read Full Review of Witch Baby (Weetzie Bat)

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Readers of Weetzie Bat , Block's effervescent first novel, will recall that Witch Baby is the daughter of My Secret Agent Lover Man and the villainess Vixanne Wigg--leader of the sinister Jayne Mansfi

Sep 02 1991 | Read Full Review of Witch Baby (Weetzie Bat)

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