Outsider Anaíd leads a solitary life in a small village in the Pyrenees with her mother Selene. She does not suspect there is anything particularly strange about her family, aside from her mother’s personal eccentricities... until one day Selene disappears without a trace and Anaíd is confronted with a shocking truth, her mother is a witch, prophesied to be the chosen one to end an ancient war between two feuding clans.
Maite Carranza (born 1958) studied anthropology and worked as a teacher before deciding to focus on literature, writing fiction as well as television and movie scripts. She has written more than forty books for children, and lives in Barcelona, Spain.
The War of the Witches :: Series
Original series title: La guerra de las brujas.
The three books of the trilogy are El Clan de la Loba, El desierto del hielo and La Maldicíon de Odi. Only the first one has been translated to English.