Our heroine, Jessamine, has lost her faith in the men she loved, and her innocence as well. She turns to the dark side and plots to kill her father, using his own poisons, before becoming an assassin, a poisoner for hire. Can she recover from her heartache and reunite with her true love, Weed? Find out in this thrilling story where poisons, darkness and horror are a part of everyday life, and love is the only cure.
A dark, gothic tale of romance and murder. The latest book in the grippingly dark series, The Poison Diaries.
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Publication date: 01/09/2011
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
|Publication date:||1st September 2011|
|Publisher:||HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers|
|Genres:||NewGen - YA Fiction,|
|Categories:||Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage), Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage),|
"I grew up in the wild suburbs of Long Island, moved to New York City at age 17 to study acting at New York University, and dropped out to be in the chorus of a Broadway musical — which flopped. The show was "Merrily We Roll Along," with a glorious score by Stephen Sondheim. Go listen to the album, you will love."Lean and action-packed years of acting, directing, and making drunk people laugh at comedy clubs followed. Becoming a writer seemed the only way out of this Dickensian existence. Little did I know!"I started out writing for the theater ...More About Maryrose Wood