Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Alex Mar

Alex Mar
(c) Beowulf Sheehan

Alex Mar was born and lives in New York City. She has contributed to the Believer, the Oxford American, Elle, the New York Times Book Review, Slate, New York Magazine, and other publications. She is the director of the documentary feature American Mystic and the author of Witches of America.



<a href="">Alex Mar on Witches of America</a>

Alex Mar on Witches of America

Alex Mar answers questions about her new book, Witches of America.

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(c) Beowulf Sheehan

American Mystic, the movie

Books by the Author

Witches of America
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Witches of America

Alex Mar
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Sarah Crichton Books

Witches of America is a memoir of Alex Mar’s immersive five-year trip into the occult, as both a journalist and someone searching for her own faith. She explores modern Paganism—from its...

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