These Witches Don’t Burn by Isabel Sterling

These Witches Don’t Burn by Isabel Sterling

Hannah’s a witch, but not the kind you’re thinking of. She’s the real deal, an Elemental with the power to control fire, earth, water, and air. But even though she lives in Salem, Massachusetts, her magic is a secret she has to keep to herself. If she’s ever caught using it in front of a Reg (read: non-witch), she could lose it. For good. So, Hannah spends most of her time avoiding her ex-girlfriend (and fellow Elemental Witch) Veronica, hanging out with her best friend, and working at the Fly by Night Cauldron selling candles and crystals to tourists, goths, and local Wiccans… Read more.

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Trigger & Content Warnings

  • Persecution for witchcraft
  • Queermisia
  • Cheating mentioned
  • Parental abandonment mentioned
  • Toxic relationship
  • Sexual assault, on-page
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Blood & gore depiction
  • Physical injuries & burns, including serious injury of a loved one
  • Resuscitation
  • Hospital
  • Surgery discussed
  • Death of a father
  • Murder & attempted murder, including an attempt to burned the protagonist at the stake
  • Car accident, on-page
  • Near-drowning incident
  • Home invasion
  • House fire (two scenes)
  • Animal death (sacrifice) & dead bodies
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