The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields. Pulitzer Prize winner 1995. Throughout her years as a daughter, wife, and mother, Daisy Stone Goodwill has tried to understand her place in the world. Now, she listens, she observes, and, through sheer force of imagination, she becomes a witness to her own life.
When the sixth Duke of Radnor dies, his hapless son, Freddie, takes on his title, but it is his daughter, Lilith, who inherits his role as Head Witch of the Lazarus Coven. Raised as a witch, instructed in the art of necromancy, Lilith faces a daunting future, for the coven is threatened by a powerful group of sorcerers, the Sentinels.