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10 books about the Salem witch trials

Pick up one of these featured titles on the Salem witch trials in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on the Salem witch trials. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

SALEM WITCH TRIALS: The True Story Behind The Infamous Witch Trials of 1692 by Anna Revell

Category: Colonial Period

This book was published 4 years ago by Independently published and takes approximately 3.8 hours to read.

Death in Salem: The Private Lives Behind The 1692 Witch Hunt by Diane Foulds

Category: United States

This book was published 8 years ago by Globe Pequot Press and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

Six Women of Salem: The Untold Story of the Accused and Their Accusers in the Salem Witch Trials by Marilynne K. Roach

Category: Church History

This book was published 8 years ago by Da Capo Press and takes approximately 14.8 hours to read.

The Devil in Massachusetts: A Modern Enquiry into the Salem Witch Trials by Marion L. Starkey

Category: Colonial Period

This book was published 32 years ago by Anchor and takes approximately 10.3 hours to read.

The Salem Witch Trials: A Day-by-Day Chronicle of a Community Under Siege by Marilynne K. Roach

Category: Colonial Period

This book was published 17 years ago by Taylor Trade Publishing and takes approximately 25.1 hours to read.

A Storm of Witchcraft: The Salem Trials and the American Experience (Pivotal Moments in American History) by Emerson W. Baker

Category: Colonial Period

This book was published 5 years ago by Oxford University Press and takes approximately 13.9 hours to read.

The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare

Category: Colonial

This book was published 10 years ago by HMH Books for Young Readers and takes approximately 9.1 hours to read.

The Salem Witch Hunt: A Captivating Guide to the Hunt and Trials of People Accused of Witchcraft in Colonial Massachusetts by Captivating History

Category: Colonial Period

This book was published 2 years ago by Captivating History and takes approximately 3.9 hours to read.

What Were the Salem Witch Trials? (What Was?) by Joan Holub

Category: Colonial & Revolutionary

This book was published 6 years ago by Penguin Workshop and takes approximately 3.7 hours to read.

The Salem Witch Trials: An Unsolved Mystery from History by Jane Yolen

Category: Historical Fiction

This book was published 17 years ago by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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