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  • 9 of 13 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
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Hidden in the depths of eighteenth-century London, a secret apothecary shop caters to an unusual kind of clientele. Women across the city whisper of a mysterious figure named Nella who sells well-disguised poisons to use against the oppressive men in their lives. But the apothecary's fate is jeopardized when her newest patron, a precocious twelve-year-old, makes a fatal mistake, sparking a string of consequences that echo through the centuries. Meanwhile in present-day London, aspiring historian Caroline Parcewell spends her tenth wedding anniversary alone, running from her own demons. When she stumbles upon a clue to the unsolved apothecary murders that haunted London two hundred years ago, her life collides with the apothecary's in a stunning twist of fate--and not everyone will survive. -- Provided by publisher.
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Hood River County Library FIC PENNER (Text) 33892100726992 Adult Fiction Book None 03/16/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0778311015
  • ISBN: 9780778311010
  • Physical Description: 301 pages : map ; 24 cm
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  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Park Row Books, [2021]

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General Note: Includes recipes.
Summary, etc.: Hidden in the depths of eighteenth-century London, a secret apothecary shop caters to an unusual kind of clientele. Women across the city whisper of a mysterious figure named Nella who sells well-disguised poisons to use against the oppressive men in their lives. But the apothecary's fate is jeopardized when her newest patron, a precocious twelve-year-old, makes a fatal mistake, sparking a string of consequences that echo through the centuries. Meanwhile in present-day London, aspiring historian Caroline Parcewell spends her tenth wedding anniversary alone, running from her own demons. When she stumbles upon a clue to the unsolved apothecary murders that haunted London two hundred years ago, her life collides with the apothecary's in a stunning twist of fate--and not everyone will survive. -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Pharmacists Fiction
Murder Investigation Fiction
Poisons Fiction
Secrecy Fiction
Revenge Fiction
Secret societies Fiction
Drugstores Fiction
London (England) History 18th century Fiction
Genre: Novels.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
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