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By Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein
Globe Staff / June 30, 2009

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Local author Alice Hoffman , best known for film-adapted novel “Practical Magic,’’ has taken down the angry Twitter posts she wrote about a Globe freelance critic who recently reviewed her new book, “The Story Sisters,’’ less favorably than Hoffman (inset) would have liked. Hoffman called critic Roberta Silman a “moron’’ and said, via Twitter, “Now any idiot can be a ... (Full article: 787 words)

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