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The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner
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This book is split between the 1790s, featuring a female apothecary who dispenses poisons for clients who need to kill a man, and the present day, featuring a woman who I really wanted to like but just could not. She befriends a librarian at the British Library and frankly, it would have been a more believable book if the librarian was the only contemporary character. It is a fast read, and the 1790s portion is fun, so you may still want to pick this up. But I was disappointed.
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Reading Progress

August 2, 2021 – Started Reading
August 3, 2021 – Shelved
August 3, 2021 – Shelved as: dcpl_elibrary
August 3, 2021 – Shelved as: fiction
August 3, 2021 – Finished Reading

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