It was a really unique urban fantasy with the plants and poisonous plants in particular being a main part of the story. Others maintained that it was cantarella, a poison favored by the Pope's family, the Borgias.Next
What a fun and unique read! Video interviews collected from the 80s for a Netflix docu-series on the cult entitled Wild Wild Country reveal citizens' outrage towards the Rajneesh followers.
All I knew was that the main character could grow plants, aka a dream power I would love to have. I love the atmosphere of this book and the way that it wove Greek mythology together with some really cool ideas and tons of information on poisonous plants. THIS POISON HEART is about a girl named Briseis.Next
BUT, it felt a little forced and I wish we had a little more..
Through an incident she believes that the person who can help cure her is the second male lead , aka male lead's brother. It is NOT like your run-of-the-mill adventure. I'm not saying a girl struggling makes her a pick-me.Next
But it was a typical YA kind of book.
She now started to worry about her mother-in-law health.Next
Most historians believe that it was a compound of arsenic.
I mean the female lead had a trauma past incident , when she gets scared she goes into sleepwalking phase where she basically is not conscious. In fact, whenever a plant is near her it literally moves to be closer.
It builds on known myths and misinterpretations of women in the Greek stories to tell it's own history and build up this backstory and add layers to the characters storylines.
Little did I know that there would be LGBTQ+ representation through out the book, the most healthy relationship between a daughter and her mothers I have ever seen, a girl trying to learn more about her biological parents with the support of her moms, and also a twist involving greek mythology. This book blew my mind. Shi Yi seorang penyanyi populer dan berbakat.
And never EVER admitted she made a mistake!! Briseis and the potential to be a strong protagonist, but it was ruined.