Summary and Review: The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare

A Conspiracy against Kit Tyler: The Witch of Blackbird Pond

Black Bird BookElizabeth George Speare was a great American writer. Among the female writers of the previous century, she had dominated for a long time. The Witch of Blackbird Pond is one of her best works. This is about the life of an orphan girl and a witch. The friendship between them is the major part of the book. The specialty of the book lies in its expression of emotions. The lust for living a free life has made the story familiar to its readers.

Kit Tyler is the main character of the novel. She lost her parents when she was very young. From her loveable Caribbean Island, she moved into a colony in Connecticut. In there, she experienced deserted loneliness. Her past life was hunting her down every moment. None were there to help her out from this terrible feeling.

An old woman stretched her hand to Kit Tyler as a friend.

Gradually, Kit started to enjoy her company. There was only a slight problem in their friendship. The old woman was known as the Witch of Blackbird Pond. Kit was also counting herself as a tropical bird. Just like the bird, she traveled to the wrong corner of the world and could not find a good fit for herself. No matter, she was having a relationship with a Witch.

Suddenly, Kit Tyler was started to be introduced as a Witch. This incident brought fear and anger in her life. She was at the edge of her tolerance. Since her childhood, she could not enjoy a moment properly. Leaving all the criticism behind, she chose the life of a witch to satisfy herself. The friendship between the Quaker and Kit was bonded more strictly. Elizabeth George Speare has become immortal with this outstanding deliverance.

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