Book of the week! there is a lot that can still be learned from the salem witch trials. while there is some information about the trials documented, there is still lots of unanswered questions. six women of salem is about the collective experience on six women who were at the centre of attention during the witch trials of 1692 in salem, massachusetts. using a mix of court reports, written documents and some of the authors own theories the book sheds a bit of light on six specific women’s lives and the events that lead up to that fateful day. 📸: owned photo. six women of salem: the untold story of the accused and their accusers in the salem witch trials. by: marilynne k. roach.