Witch Trials

Included on this list are fiction, non-fiction, and internet sites geared toward those in seventh grade and up. Note that full bibliographic citations have not been given. When citing these sources in a report, please use the full citation. See a librarian for assistance.


Miller, Arthur. The Crucible. (Play)

Petry, Ann. Tituba of Salem Village.

Rinaldi, Ann. A Break With Charity.

Speare, Elizabeth George. The Witch of Blackbird Pond.


Aronson, Marc. Witch-Hunt: Mysteries of the Salem Witch Trials.

Breslaw, Elaine. Tituba, Reluctant Witch of Salem.

Brown, David. A Guide to the Salem Witchcraft Hysteria of 1692.

Carlson, Laurie M. A Fever in Salem.

Demos, John Putnam. Entertaining Satan.

Hill, Frances. A Delusion of Satan.

Hoffer, Peter Charles. The Devil's Disciples

Hoffer, Peter Charles. The Salem Witchcraft Trials.

Karlsen, Carol. The Devil in the Shape of a Woman.

Martine, James J. The Crucible: Politics, Property, and Pretense.

Starkey, Marion. The Devil in Massachusetts.

Wolfinger, Lisa. Witch Hunt [DVD].

Internet Resources

National Geographic's Interactive Salem Witch Trial page provides an interactive journey and a bibliography pointing to more resources.

The Salem Witch Museum

Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692

Salem Witch Trials Documentary Archive and Transcript Project


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