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User Review  - LisaSHarvey - LibraryThing

THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS Vanessa Diffenbaugh MY RATING ⭐⭐⭐⭐▫ PUBLISHER Ballantine Books PUBLISHED April 3, 2012 A fascinating and engaging story of a young woman who never knew love, but has a ... Read full review

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User Review  - CindaMac - LibraryThing

Insightful and compassionate. Diffenbaugh masterfully switches back and forth in time without confusing the reader and making you want to read “one more chapter” late at night to see how things will ... Read full review

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User Review  - niquetteb - LibraryThing

A nice story about a young woman with a troubled youth intertwined with communicating through flowers and their various meanings. There is some romance, but the theme resonates more on family. I liked ... Read full review

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User Review  - debs4jc - LibraryThing

Victoria has been betrayed over and over again during the years that she grew up in the foster care system. The only thing that ever interested her is flowers and their hidden meanings. When she is 18 ... Read full review

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User Review  - librarian1204 - LibraryThing

Read as a book club selection. Love the flower meaning dictionary at the end of the book. I wasn't sure about the story but I ended up liking it very much. Mis-labeled, in my opinion, by my local ... Read full review

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User Review  - afyfe - LibraryThing

Flowers can mean many thing to different people but sometimes they may be the only way for someone to communicate. This, we quickly discover, is the only way 18 year old, homeless, Victoria is ... Read full review

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User Review  - TheLoopyLibrarian - LibraryThing

Just as contrived, just as predictable, and just as compulsively readable as a Victorian novel. I found myself caring about the characters and being drawn into the story. I read it cover to cover in ... 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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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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