Bras and Broomsticks

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Delacorte Press, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 311 pages
471 Reviews
What if all your wishes could come true? Blink your eyes, drink a fizzing pink potion, andpoof!Life is perfect. Thatís Rachelís situation. Except sheís not the one who suddenly has magical powers. Her younger sister is. And as Rachel would tell you, spellbooks arewastedon the young!

Yes, yes, of course world peace and cures for horrible diseases are important. But so is dancing without looking like sheís being electrocuted, winning back her best friend, stopping her dadís wedding, and finding a date for Spring Fling.

Rachelís not bewitched. Yet. . . .

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Great book, easy to read, good plot... - Goodreads
In one word, the plot was tired. - Goodreads
I thought this was a cute love story. - Goodreads
Such a creative premise. - Goodreads
I told you that the plot makes my tummy hurt. - Goodreads
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Review: Bras & Broomsticks (Magic in Manhattan #1)

User Review  - Jacci - Goodreads

I love the name of this book but I wasn't sure if I'd like the book itself. I listened to it in the car which is the best way to "read" any book. I might have given up on it if I'd been reading ... Read full review

Review: Bras & Broomsticks (Magic in Manhattan #1)

User Review  - Mar - Goodreads

Definitely one of my most favorite books I read as a child. Read full review

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About the author (2005)

After graduating from McGill University with an honors degree in English, Sarah Mlynowski spent several years working for a publishing company in Toronto. Her novels have received glowing praise. She lives in New York City.