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The Apothecary by Maile Meloy
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Oct 04, 2011 | 456 Minutes
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  • Paperback $8.99

    Feb 12, 2013 | ISBN 9780142422069 | Middle Grade (10 and up)

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  • Ebook $8.99

    Oct 04, 2011 | ISBN 9781101535745 | Middle Grade (10 and up)

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Praise

"[The blend of history, culture, and the anxiety of the time with magical ‘science’ will keep readers just as spellbound as the characters." — Kirkus reviews

* "[Readers] will be quickly swept up in this thoroughly enjoyable adventure, filled with magic, humor, memorable characters, and just a bit of sweet romance." — Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Satisfies on all levels." — The New York Times

"Pitch-perfect." — The Los Angeles Times

"Meloy offers a strong narrator in Janie and an intriguing mix of history and mystery." — Booklist

Awards

ALSC Notable Children’s Recordings SELECTION 2012

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