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INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERNamed Most Anticipated of 2021 by Newsweek, Good Housekeeping, Hello! magazine,, Bustle, Popsugar, Betches, Sweet July, and GoodReads!March 2021 Indie Next Pick and #1 LibraryReads Pick“A bold, edgy, accomplished debut!” —Kate Quinn, New York Times bestsell

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Author Sarah Penner

Pages 301

Publisher Harlequin

Published Date 2021-03-02

ISBN 1488077495 9781488077494


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kayla_larrison shared a tip "Historical fiction ♥️ An amazing story of murder(s). A tale between two time periods. Must read!"

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nancy_gibson shared a tip "Couldn't put it down. Great storytelling. A must read"

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hommydontplaydat shared a tip "Boring and predictable along with too many potholes that didn't add up"

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tricia_montgomery shared a tip "This story about three strong women and their intertwined lives had me captivated on the first page!"

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chelsea_brush shared a tip "Very quick read. Wish it was longer but very enjoyable. Can’t wait for her next book!"

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becca_weist shared a tip "I didn’t “hate” this book, just wasn’t my favorite and was somewhat predictable."

karinne_leap shared a tip "it has everything you could ask for! Mystery, Murder, Love and Loss!"

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samantha_cohen_8398 shared a tip "A amazing story written from three women’s points of view. I could not put it down"

alexia_duff shared a tip "I liked the different perspectives provided in this book and it was definitely interesting to get a glimpse of the past."

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ariana_lopez_4864 shared a tip "The story about the women are amazing! I loved how it flipped back from past and present! I couldn't put it down!"

sarah_s_2948 shared a tip "Loved this book! Couldn’t put it down. If you love a mystery/suspense and historical fiction, this is a must read!"

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liz_beauchamp shared a tip "Good story line. I don’t usually like the split point of view books but this one worked."

kelly_2986 shared a tip "A mix of the past and present, a woman who becomes empowered"

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maddiedotbee shared a tip "One of my favorite reads in awhile. Excellent story and very well written. I plan to look for more by this author."

teresa_h_6344 shared a tip "It was just ok. It lost me in the middle where the main character finds something that has been hidden for 200 years."

sarah_coscia shared a tip "Interesting way of telling a story, really enjoyed the different storytelling approach!"

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clhstafford89 shared a tip "Loved this book! Right amount of suspense, historical fiction, and feminism for me!"

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LosAngalex shared a tip "Compelling story, good theme. Interesting time transition. I love a book about a mysterious object"

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andrea_zimmerman_8064 shared a tip "Different than romance, two different stories to be told"

jonna_3013 shared a tip "Easy read. Had a difficult time putting this book down."

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stephanie_plue shared a tip "Loved this book. Strikes your flare something old while tying in the present."

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Betty_Boa shared a tip "Loved the Magic Realism, Woman Empowerment and Friendships"

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tyra_harbinson shared a tip "Such an amazing book I read it in 2 days I could not put it down!!!"

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maudie_bro shared a tip "Thoroughly enjoyable read. I would definitely read more historical intrigue by this author!"

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gabbyhey13 shared a tip "Solid 7/10 definitely starts slow and gives 'cheesy romance novel' vibes, but it's really not. Loved the ending."

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ariana_mcclain shared a tip "Loved the story from the past."

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stephanie_schmidt_9656 shared a tip "The interconnectedness of the 2 women's stories across hundreds of years made for such a thrilling read."

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titiBecks shared a tip "Disappointing"

shelby_carter_6828 shared a tip "So so so so good!!"

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hillary_weidhorn shared a tip "Brilliant writing, engaging plot"

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michelle_munn shared a tip "This book was so interesting! I loved every second of it."

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thenoveltourist shared a tip "Loved it! Easy read set in London. Inspired my visit to the 1752 Apothecary in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. #visitpa"

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charisse_miller_5616 shared a tip "Read this in a day, could not put it down!"

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vickie_sonderman shared a tip "I loved this book. Loved the three main characters. A different story with an alternative periods of time."

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susan_king_6328 shared a tip "Well developed story line with great characters. Enjoyed this book immensely."

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tonia_gregan shared a tip "Loved everything about this book from how it’s written for the era it’s placed in, the suspense, and quick pace"

ann_whisenhunt shared a tip "Loved the multiple perspectives & the ending surprised me. Loved it!"

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shelby_rose_6941 shared a tip "This was the best book I’ve read in a long time! I hope they turn it into a movie in the future"

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allison_green_162 shared a tip "Both stories in the novel were well done. I could not stop listening to this audio book."

dominique_619 shared a tip "Loved it. Read it months ago & still think of the story."

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melissa_vink shared a tip "Great book."

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randi_carpenter_wea shared a tip "I liked the book till the end. I felt like the author got tired of writing and was just like...the end."

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anna_deboover shared a tip "This was such a riveting read! I loved the change in perspectives, showing the historical POV in contrast with the modern."

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paige_gould shared a tip "7/10"

cecilia_regalado_di shared a tip "I do say it has to be one of my favorite reads. I do wish it would have ended a better. It sort of ended with cliffhanger :/"

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sioux_rowan shared a tip "Great use a history"

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ashley_french_7742 shared a tip "It’s the best book ever!"

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melissa_hordych shared a tip "Really enjoyed the story, characters, and historic setting/references. #magical_realism"

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andrea_matzen shared a tip "Great read"

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kirsten_lutz shared a tip "Loved the sinister backstory and digging into the past"

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csbooklove shared a tip "Great historical fiction. Gripping story. Could have done without the present day narrative, but still really good."

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kristina_mauer shared a tip "Like how it was written from two different points in time! Honestly did see the ending coming!"

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courtney_butler_3726 shared a tip "A great read! Interesting story line."

crystal_w. shared a tip "It was an absolutely delightful escape! It combined my love of history with a magical twist❤"

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ashley_gibbs_9826 shared a tip "Excellent story!! Slow start but it picks up rather quickly. I would definitely read another book if this were a series. 😊🙌🏻"

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angelica_robbins shared a tip "I wish she would wrote some more books. I fell in love with her writing. Worth the read ❤"

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amanda_mandeer shared a tip "The dual timeline narrative is amazing. Great for those who need to be reminded of their path in life"

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shelbey_williams shared a tip "This is suck a thrilling story! Kept me interested all the way through and invested in the characters"

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nicole_barber_886 shared a tip "What a great book! It has the perfect amount of mystery with a touch of fantasy!"

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jack_sison shared a tip "Such a good read! Every chapter and timeline switch makes you want to keep reading!"

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isabella_anderson_5519 shared a tip "It’s the best book if you like mystery and uncovering evidence!"

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catherine_funes shared a tip "Kept me guessing on the edge of my seat the whole time"

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allie_arellano shared a tip "So creatively written. Kept me interested and in love from page one."

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ashley_beck_3337 shared a tip "I liked the past and present telling of the story. It was fun to see the story unfold through multiple views!"

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jacqueline_wellingt shared a tip "Really good. Quick read. Never read a book like it."

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snowy_7769 shared a tip "If you are looking for a book/series with similar time period the I would recommend The Fall Of the Gas Lit Empire"

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lou_randall shared a tip "Historical setting"

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kasey_bilik shared a tip "#suspense #historical #drama #femaleleads #magical_realism"

amanda_welch_6214 shared a tip "Love the twists and turns how the past and present suddenly collided!! Great fun read!"

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noelle_cavalier shared a tip "Very good and a quick read too"

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katie_levesque shared a tip "Strong female lead ✔️ poison ✔️ mystery ✔️ a must read!"

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melissa_wandelt shared a tip "Great story and I love historical magical novels"

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nicole_elsasser shared a tip "I loved this book! Such a beautiful story of past and present and is a page turner."

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eden_best shared a tip "Chapter 24 had me so on edge I needed to have drink before I continued."

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cynthia_raymond_4765 shared a tip "The women were relatable. Thrilling. Unexpected plot twists."

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anita_merritt shared a tip "3 strong female characters. Intrigue. 2 different time periods. Delving into history."

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alexandra_r_8552 shared a tip "The story from the present really resonated with me. Both stories intertwining was so exciting!"

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kristen_mcdermid shared a tip "Loved it! I couldn't put the book down! Especially enjoyed the 2 time lines."

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rosee_mulligan shared a tip "An interesting way to tell a story."

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jackie_lutman shared a tip "Quick read, gets you engrossed in the story & you can’t put it down!!!"

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dianna_wright shared a tip "Couldn’t get through the first 1/4 of this book"

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hannah_1520 shared a tip "Such a good way to tell and intertwine three beautiful stories of interesting female characters."

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megan_van_schaik shared a tip "I will say Historical Fiction is not my type of genre but this book is absolutely incredible!"

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elizabeths_spookys_ shared a tip "Loved it , once I started reading it I couldn't stop"

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karen_talento-grego shared a tip "Absolutely loved this book!!!"

katelyn_2646 shared a tip "Absolutely adorable. Really great read you can devour in a day or two!"

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kelsey_christine shared a tip "LOVED LOVED LOVES. DEVOURED IN A WEEKEND"

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kelly_hammond shared a tip "Something original! Different plots twists to keep it interesting, plus a mix of horticulture and holistic healing."

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nicole_04 shared a tip "Got lost in the apothecary! Great weekend read."

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kate_guzzo-foliaro shared a tip "Loved!!"

kimberly_wells_8213 shared a tip "Loved the interwoven story between the present and past."

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makala_beeman shared a tip "A quick read, loved that every chapter bounced between 3 different characters, and different times."

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shannon_clemens shared a tip "It was a quick read that kept me enthralled from the moment I opened it"

deborah_6329 shared a tip "Easy reading for the times when you just want to get lost in the story"

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ishana_shukla shared a tip "This book was really good, it had many twists to it and also had a good story plotline to it, would rate 9/10!"

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madeline_4707 shared a tip "I loved this book so much"

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xamperin shared a tip "soo good so much drama and suspense! and the ending was not how i thought it would go"

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tana_benetka shared a tip "Couldn’t put it down!"

skylar_shaffer shared a tip "I loved this book so much! The three perspectives as well as the plot had me captivated the whole time!"

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mariah_perez_7123 shared a tip "Both. It has two concurrent plots set in the 1700s and modern day. It's told from 3 different perspectives"

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rachel_stevenson shared a tip "Currently listening to this on audiobook and I like it so far, it has three narrators. It's excellent."

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rachel_dunham shared a tip "Loved Lost Apothecary! Historical, thriller, not the predictable ending!"

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katie_saville_6646 shared a tip "Probably one of my favorites. The ending was so unexpected, but kept me wanting even more! Seriously didn't want it to end."

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lauren_cieslinski_9525 shared a tip "Finished this book in a day and a half. It would've been sooner but I have 2 toddlers. Lol Great read!"

samantha_scalese shared a tip "Loved the ending"

stephanie_2305 shared a tip "Alittle slow at first but once I got into it. I couldn't put it down."

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c_r_9123 shared a tip "Exciting and interesting. #mystery #historicaldrama"

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ryn_knowles shared a tip "4/5 it is a really good mystery story. The main characters are feminists. And it has a really cool historical side."

skylar_breshears shared a tip "Loved this book. Enjoyed reading from the different women’s views"

kimberley_kallio shared a tip "Compelling story. Easy read. Did not love the ending but loved the rest"

cait_hietter shared a tip "Surprising quick read that kept the pace and interest throughout the story. A new genre I didn’t expect to love!"

penny_hannah shared a tip "A wonderful book."

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nalaine_bersia shared a tip "I couldn't put this book down, I enjoyed the characters and time period."

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tessa_johnson_8892 shared a tip "Love this historical fiction with a little dose of magic. Reads like a YA book due to one of the main characters being 12." shared a tip "Amazing stories!"

brooke_williamson_2787 shared a tip "Didnt want to put it down!"

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sophie_obrien shared a tip "Well written and nice characters. Good description of setting and kinda sad"

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maira_miramontes shared a tip "Next read for sure!!"

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nicole_thuesen shared a tip "Loved this one and didn’t want it to end!"

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victoria_lynn_5724 shared a tip "It’s definitely an easy read, took me only a few days to finish but it was pretty good in my opinion."

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summer_fisher_3416 shared a tip "I loved the history, and the different perspectives throughout the story."

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sondra_grace shared a tip "Twists"

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michelle_curl shared a tip "History mystery"

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shima_escobar shared a tip "Amazing story!"

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jamie_renee_hendric shared a tip "LOVED this book! It was exciting, page turning, shocking but not lewd, or raunchy."


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kasey_mccoy_1774 shared a tip "amazing historical fiction. super fun"

alexis_foster_5260 shared a tip "It was a fun easy read. The story switched off enough to keep me going back for more"

athena_hooks shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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megan_connelly_2718 shared a tip "This is one of my favorite reads! I absolutely loved this one!"

ea_7884 shared a tip "Just awesome. It’s like a kind of Outlander meets Harry Potter, but the lead characters are strong female leads."

DreamsQueen shared a tip "Loved the storyline"

michele_helsley shared a tip "Mystery historical"

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lillian_cheung shared a tip "The storyline was rich, sad and a little dark wonderfully done."

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monica_thompson_3789 shared a tip "Great story. It was really engaging from the very beginning and all the way through to the end."

sammi_2123 shared a tip "Loved this one. Very Alice Hoffman-ish."

sally_medina shared a tip "Loved this book!"

julia_zinter shared a tip "Interesting"

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robyn_hupfer shared a tip "Great story and wonderfully written! I couldn't put it down. I especially loved the details (and recipes!) toward the end!"

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