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User Review  - ZaraD.Garcia-Alvarez - LibraryThing

Vanessa Diffenbaugh's debut novel is storytelling with ease. The writing is clear, but what is most beautiful to discover in this book is indeed the language of flowers and their meaning as originally ... Read full review

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User Review  - lgaikwad - LibraryThing

A page-turner that kept me hoping; the ending was rather neatly wrapped up...which is not usually my preference, yet is a relief. The story delves into the emotional complexity engendered by the ... Read full review

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User Review  - mrsdanaalbasha - LibraryThing

I bought this book years ago, the beautiful cover drew me in, but for some reason I didn't read it. Last year, I found a companion book that I got because I adore flowers and their victorian meanings ... Read full review

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User Review  - mrsdanaalbasha - LibraryThing

I bought this book years ago, the beautiful cover drew me in, but for some reason I didn't read it. Last year, I found a companion book that I got because I adore flowers and their victorian meanings ... Read full review

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User Review  - CarmenMilligan - LibraryThing

(WARNING: Spoilers!!) I really struggled with this review because I liked the book quite a lot; however, there were a few things that kept me from giving it four looks. First of all, I felt that the ... Read full review

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User Review  - JReynolds1959 - LibraryThing

Victoria is a young, foster-care child who has been to numerous foster families & foster homes. Meredith is her social worker, who knows that Victoria is a hard child to place. Meredith has found a ... Read full review

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User Review  - mlake - LibraryThing

I love the idea of telling stories with flowers, but I had a hard time with Victoria. I didn't really like her, even though I understand why she is the way she is. I wanted more information on the ... Read full review

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User Review  - olongbourn - LibraryThing

I was very intrigued by the "back cover summary" and diving into this book was easy. Following Victoria through the foster homes and into independency was good story telling that kept me turning pages ... Read full review

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User Review  - klburnside - LibraryThing

Enjoyable enough, but not sure it will stick with me. I liked it a little more after discussing it with my book club. 3.5 stars. Read full review

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User Review  - Kelley.Logan - LibraryThing

Well paced and interesting. Read full review


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