Books by Ami McKay

THE WITCHES OF NEW YORK by Ami McKay
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 11, 2017

"A sprawling tale of persecution and hysteria set in the vivid world of New York City's Victorian era."
Old New York shows its magic and its darkness in McKay's (The Virgin Cure, 2012, etc.) latest novel. Read full book review >
THE VIRGIN CURE by Ami McKay
Released: June 26, 2012

"Very low-key, but rewarding for patient readers."
On the lawless streets of the 19th-century Lower East Side, a 12-year-old girl's choices seem limited to servitude or prostitution. Read full book review >
THE BIRTH HOUSE by Ami McKay
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2006

"This unclassifiable debut was a bestseller in Canada, helped no doubt by its challenging vision of old-fashioned midwives as feminist pioneers."
Men may be dogs and romance a joke, but for two country midwives in early-20th-century Canada, there's always the joy of "catching" babies. Read full book review >