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An Affair of Poisons

An Affair of Poisons After unwittingly helping her mother poison King Louis XIV seventeen year old alchemist Mirabelle Monvoisin is forced to see her mother s Shadow Society in a horrifying new light they re not heroes o

  • Title: An Affair of Poisons
  • Author: Addie Thorley
  • ISBN: 1624147135
  • Page: 396
  • Format: Hardcover
  • After unwittingly helping her mother poison King Louis XIV, seventeen year old alchemist Mirabelle Monvoisin is forced to see her mother s Shadow Society in a horrifying new light they re not heroes of the people, as they ve always claimed to be, but murderers Herself included Mira tries to ease her guilt by brewing helpful curatives, but her hunger tonics and headache After unwittingly helping her mother poison King Louis XIV, seventeen year old alchemist Mirabelle Monvoisin is forced to see her mother s Shadow Society in a horrifying new light they re not heroes of the people, as they ve always claimed to be, but murderers Herself included Mira tries to ease her guilt by brewing helpful curatives, but her hunger tonics and headache remedies cannot right past wrongs or save the dissenters her mother vows to purge.Royal bastard Josse de Bourbon is kitchen boy than fils de France But when the Shadow Society assassinates the Sun King and half the royal court, he must become the prince he was never meant to be in order to save his injured sisters and the petulant Dauphin Forced to hide in the derelict sewers beneath the city, any hope of reclaiming Paris seems impossible until Josse s path collides with Mirabelle s, and he finds a surprising ally in his sworn enemy.She s a deadly poisoner He s a bastard prince Together, they form a tenuous pact to unite the commoners and former nobility against the Shadow Society But can a rebellion built on mistrust ever hope to succeed Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Hardcover, 400 pages Expected publication February 26th 2019 by Page Street Kids More Details ISBN 1624147135 ISBN13 9781624147135 O

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    About "Addie Thorley"

    1. Addie Thorley

      Addie Thorley spent her childhood playing soccer, riding horses, and scribbling stories After graduating from the University of Utah with a degree in journalism, she decided hard news didn t contain enough magic and kissing, so she flung herself into the land of fiction and never looked back She now lives in Princeton, New Jersey with her husband, daughter, and wolf dog, and when she s not wri Addie Thorley spent her childhood playing soccer, riding horses, and scribbling stories After graduating from the University of Utah with a degree in journalism, she decided hard news didn t contain enough magic and kissing, so she flung herself into the land of fiction and never looked back She now lives in Princeton, New Jersey with her husband, daughter, and wolf dog, and when she s not writing she can be found gallivanting in the woods or galloping around the barn where she works as a horse trainer and exercise rider AN AFFAIR OF POISONS is her debut novel You can find her online at addiethorley or on Twitter addiethorley

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    1. UPDATE 9 12 18 Check out the cover reveal and read an exclusive excerpt on Happy Ever After USA Today 6 11 18 Poisons has an official release date February 26, 2019 and it s available for PREORDER wherever books are sold Woohoo Hang on to your proof of purchase if you preorder I m designing some awesome swag and would love to send it your way More details coming soon I m SO EXCITED to share AN AFFAIR OF POISONS with you guys in February UPDATE 9 12 18 Check out the cover reveal and read an exclu [...]


    2. ARC provided by the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. An atmospheric historical fantasy set during the reign of King Louis XIV with an alternate twist of events I have been anticipating this book ever since I first laid my eyes upon the summary I nearly died when I was approved for an ARC An Affair of Poisons is based on L affaire des poisons, the major murder scandal in France during the reign of King Louis XIV that resulted in 36 conspirators executed Addie Tho [...]



    3. An Affair of Poisons is an intricate historical novel with a dash of fantasy Filled with action, a heart pounding romance, and deceit, An Affair of Poisons is a phenomenal debut novel from Addie Thorley This novel follows the journey of Mirabelle, the daughter of a woman who isn t afraid to commit murder if it benefits her, and Josse, the bastard son of a kind who feels unwanted and bitter When Mirabelle s mother murders the king and tries to rise above to become someone powerful, Mirabe [...]


    4. Tense and fast paced and exquisitely researched, AN AFFAIR OF POISONS will charm any reader wanting a slice of alternate French history filled with intriguing characters and an electric romance Seriously, it s good Put it on your TBRs.


    5. Historical fantasy And a murder scandal Set in 17th century France With an absolutely gorgeous cover SIGN ME THE HELL UP


    6. from the blurb After unwittingly helping her mother poison King Louis XIV, 17 year old alchemist Mirabelle Monvoisin begins brewing curatives to undermine her mother s Shadow Society and help her former enemy, Josse de Bourbon, reclaim control of Paris hooooooooly shit


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