Molly and Walter move from London to Poltrue, a village in Cornwall. However, strange things begin to happen when Molly starts having odd dreams about Poltrue and Walter gets caught in a storm from which he is rescued by Martha. Unbeknownst to them both, Martha is a witch and is determined to win Walter. Janice Elliott is the author of "Secret Places", which was made into a prize-winning film in 1984 and won the Southern Arts Award for Literature. Her novel "The Buttercup Chain" was filmed by Columbia. She has also written "Private Life" (which was shortlisted for the Yorkshire Post Book of the Year), "Heaven and Earth" and "The Honey Tree".
Used availability for Janice Elliott's The Sadness of Witches
September 1987 : UK Hardback
May 1988 : UK Hardback
October 1988 : UK Paperback