A shelter in Kinshasa, Congo, provides aid, and sometimes a home, to children abandoned to the streets.
Writer Marilynne K. Roach explains which stories are true and what is only myth when it comes to the famous Salem witch trials.
For years, Ghanaians have banished women from their villages who were suspected of witchcraft. Now, Ghana is trying to ban this practice.
From post-war England to the streets of contemporary New York, here are the nine books that have caught the eye of editors at online bookseller Amazon.com.
Nicolas Cage leads some expendable stalwarts in a so-so ‘Season of the Witch.’
This debut novel blends the history of the Salem witch trials with the tale of a 1991 Harvard student who makes some surprising discoveries about her family’s past.
Monitor reviewer Erik Spanberg interviews Salman Rushdie.