The Poison Diaries (Paperback)
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Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 27/05/2010
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A dark, gothic tale of romance... and murder.

In the right dose, everything is a poison.

Jessamine has spent her whole life in a cottage close to her father's apothecary garden, surrounded by medicinal plants and herbs that could kill her - although her father has never allowed her into the most dangerous part of the grounds... the poison garden. And so she's never had reason to be afraid - until now. Because now a newcomer has come to live with the family, a quiet but strangely attractive orphan boy named Weed.

Though Weed doesn't say much in words, he has an instant talent for the apothecary's trade, seeming to possess a close bond with the plants of the garden. Soon, he and Jessamine also share a close bond. But little does Jessamine know that passion can be just as poisonous as the deadliest plants in the garden - for behind Weed's instinctive way in the garden is a terrible secret. The plants can talk to him - and not just the kind ones that can heal, but the ruthless ones that can kill too...

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007354436
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 195 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 17 mm

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“By Ellen, age 12”

I didn't really like this book. It was really 'luvy duvy' and was really strange. It is probably better for older children as it gets really confusing and hard to get your head around.

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“Dangerous and deadly”

This might be seen as historical/fantasy romance in general, but to me it was so much more, including a rather terrifying thriller, which in honesty i didn't see coming at all.

For the most part, the beginning... More

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“A wonderful start to a gothic journey”

Inspired by the current Duchess of Northumberland's public English gardens, The Poison Diaries is a first person written story which follows Jasmine, a young woman who lives on the outskirts of the countryside... More

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