The Apothecary (The Apothecary Series)

The Apothecary (The Apothecary Series)

Maile Meloy

it really is 1952 and the Scott relatives has simply moved from l. a. to London. the following, fourteen-year-old Janie meets a mysterious apothecary and his son, Benjamin Burrows - a desirable boy who is no longer afraid to face as much as authority and goals of turning into a secret agent. while Benjamin's father is abducted, Janie and Benjamin needs to discover the secrets and techniques of the apothecary's sacred booklet, the Pharmacopoeia, with the intention to locate him, all whereas retaining it out of the palms in their enemies - Russian spies in ownership of nuclear guns. learning and checking out potions they by no means believed may perhaps exist, Janie and Benjamin embark on a perilous race to avoid wasting the apothecary and stop forthcoming disaster.

Together with Ian Schoenherr's breathtaking illustrations, it is a really wonderful package deal from disguise to hide. features a teaser bankruptcy of the sequel, The Apprentices.

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