The Question and Answer section for Year of Wonders is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Anna burned all the bedding when she learned her home was infested with fleas.
One day, Anna hears a mob some distance down the road. She approaches and sees Mem Gowdie on the ground. She has been tied up and is being beaten by a number of drunk villagers. They are accusing her of witchcraft, saying that she cursed the...
Mem Gowdie is an old apothecary nurse. Once people began dying, and she could not help them, she is accused of witchcraft.