New Letters
On The Air

Alice Hoffman

Fiction

Interviewed by: Linda Sher

Catalog Number: 20020529, 20011031

This best-selling novelist of books such as Practical Magic and Second Nature talks with New Letters on the Air assistant producer Linda Sher about her fifteenth novel, Blue Diary, which is a modern retelling of the Bluebeard legend.  She also discusses the themes that run throughout her fiction,  and how she transforms her own personal issues into those of the characters she creates. 

| Subject Matter: Family, Magic, Fairy Tale Adaptations | Interview Year: 2001 | Genre: Fiction |

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