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User Review  - Jenna.Czaplewski - LibraryThing

It's hard for me to know where to start with this book. It has been on my to-read list for quite some time. It finally came to the top of the list because it was my pick for the book club I am a part ... Read full review

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User Review  - JoStARs - LibraryThing

Troubled former foster child Victoria Jones has a unique relationship with flowers and the meanings they convey. This relationship helps her navigate life after the foster care system. Victoria is a ... Read full review

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User Review  - writerbeverly - LibraryThing

4.5 stars. Victoria doesn't start out as a heroine, but ends up as one. The story is told from two time points: starting with her "emancipation" from being a ward of the state, as she ages out at age ... Read full review

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User Review  - cati11 - LibraryThing

The Language of Flowers is a beautiful book. It is so interesting and well-written. You will learn so much about the history of the language of flowers - you will be an informed shopper the next time you decide to give flowers to anyone. The book is touching and wonderful! Read full review

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User Review  - elzbthp - LibraryThing

In Victorian times, plants and flowers held symbolic meaning: you might give your love interest a bouquet of tulips (declaration of love), your enemy one of tansy (I declare war against you). In ... Read full review

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User Review  - salgalruns - LibraryThing

I loved, loved, loved this story and it was just the type of read that I needed! It sucked me in from the very beginning and I couldn't let it go. I've been wandering the house connected to my iPad to ... Read full review

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User Review  - janismack - LibraryThing

I really liked this this book. I enjoyed the flower aspect of the novel and also the story of foster children. I would not recommend this to everyone but surely to the people interested in flowers, farming and family relationships. Read full review

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User Review  - bibliophilelibrarian - LibraryThing

I'm reading this book now and really enjoying it! I'm a lover of flowers myself, and have always been fascinated by their meaning. An elegantly written and moving first novel! Read full review

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User Review  - gma2lana - LibraryThing

This book was lent to me by a friend, and was given to her by a friend as a gift. My friend hadnít read it yet, and let me as she was busy with something else. I know why her friend gave it to her, it ... Read full review

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User Review  - sweetchuckie - LibraryThing

I really wasn't expecting to like this book. I ended up loving it. It was so well written! Read full review


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