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User Review  - Shuffy2 - LibraryThing

Have you ever given any thought to what a bouquet of flowers really says? Victoria Jones grew up in foster care, now 18 and independent, after years of disappointment and pain she refuses to let ... Read full review

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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

Victoria Jones was abandoned as an infant. Now, on the eve of her eighteenth birthday she is about to be emancipated from the foster care system she’s lived in all her life. She has limited schooling ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ahopkinsbibliomaniac - LibraryThing

This story made me realize not everyone is loved and kids in foster homes don't always have a happy ending. The main character Victoria isn't easy to explain without spoiling the story. Her life ... Read full review

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User Review  - Berly - LibraryThing

Although a little uneven in pacing, I really enjoyed this book. I loved learning about the meaning of flowers--it is a charming dimension of this book. And I was truly cheering for the damaged heroine ... Read full review

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User Review  - crazy4reading - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this book. I wasn't sure I would be able to enjoy The Language of Flowers but I did. I have the physical book to read for the book club and I also downloaded the audio version from Overdrive ... Read full review

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User Review  - AnnikaBirgitta - LibraryThing

Read this book in one day. Very easy read. Loved the first 75% of the book and really enjoyed all the information about flowers and their meanings. Somehow the last third of the book did not hold me as captive and I lost interest in the story line. Just did not seem as believable. Read full review

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A wonderful tho heartbreaking story of an abandoned child and the horrors of the foster care system. Learning about flowers helped to ground Victoria. Kindle. April 23rd 2012.

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User Review  - lkarr - LibraryThing

Stay up late to read it kind of book. Thought provoking. Read full review

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User Review  - rebeccar76 - LibraryThing

Great in the beginning but a little to sappy towards the end. Read full review

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User Review  - tnociti - LibraryThing

Beautiful and creative way to tell a story of love, betrayal, forgiveness, and reconciliation. Read full review


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