Jess Wells


Jess Wells is the author of four novels and five volumes of short stories, and a recipient of a San Francisco Arts Commission Grant for Literature. She is a four-time finalist for the Lambda Literary Award, and her work is featured in more than 42 literary anthologies and journals.

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The Mandrake Broom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
The Mandrake Broom – called a “well-researched, complex, and exciting historical novel” – dramatizes the valiant efforts of a group of women determined to save medical knowledge during the witch-burning times in Europe 1465-1540 and answers the question: what would have happened if the wicca had fought back?