[Epub] ❦ Opium and Absinthe By Lydia Kang – Godeals365.co.uk

Opium and Absinthe New York City, Tillie Pembroke S Sister Lies Dead, Her Body Drained Of Blood And With Two Puncture Wounds On Her Neck Bram Stoker S New Novel, Dracula, Has Just Been Published, And Tillie S Imagination Leaps To The Impossible The Murderer Is A Vampire But It Can T Be Can It A Ravenous Reader And Researcher, Tillie Has Something Of An Addiction To Truth, And She Won T Rest Until She Unravels The Mystery Of Her Sister S Death Unfortunately, Tillie S Addicted To Than Just Truth To Ease The Pain From A Recent Injury, She S Taking And Laudanum And Some In Her Immediate Circle Are Happy To Keep Her Well SuppliedTillie Can T Bring Herself To Believe Vampires Exist But With The Hysteria Surrounding Her Sister S Death, The Continued Vampiric Slayings, And The Opium Swirling Through Her Body, It S Becoming Increasingly Difficult For A Girl Who Relies On Facts And Figures To Know What S Real Or Whether She Can Trust Those Closest To Her


About the Author: Lydia Kang

I love saltthan chocolate I m somewhat small, yet deceptively strong Sort of like an ant I m a part time doc, full time family member, and if you offer me snacks, I ll be a friend for life.My adult fiction centers around historical mysteries in New York City, with splashes of forensics, anatomy, apothecary medicine, and chemistry A BEAUTIFUL POISON takes place in 1918 at the height of the influenza epidemic THE IMPOSSIBLE GIRL centers around the illegal grave robbing world and forthcoming in July 2020 is OPIUM AND ABSINTHE, with you guessed it opium and absinthe And possibly vampires I have a nonfiction adult book written with Nate Pederson entitled QUACKERY A Short History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything, coming in 2017 Workman.My most recent YA novel is TOXIC, a space opera about a created, teen girl who s abandoned on a biological spaceship, and the mercenary boy doomed to die on it I ve also written THE NOVEMBER GIRL, set on a remote island on Lake Superior A girl with violence running through her veins meets a boy running away from an abusive home life Both from Entangled Teen Macmillan.I m also part of the new anthology, COLOR OUTSIDE THE LINES, with Soho Teen coming in 2019 My YA sci fi novel, CONTROL, debuted December 2013 Dial Penguin The sequel, CATALYST, released March 2015 Kathy Dawson Books Penguin I released a short story in the dark YA anthology, AMONG THE SHADOWS October 2015.



10 thoughts on “Opium and Absinthe

  1. says:

    Vampires aren t the only monsters How good and thoughtful he is the world seems full of good men even if there are monsters in it Mina HarkerA couple of weeks agohad this book in their first looks section and I was drawn right away to the cover and title In the blurb it mentioned vampire murders and if you follow my reviews you know I m a vampire junkie I was pleasantly surprised with how well written this book was,it ha


  2. says:

    Her grandmother sighed You ll learn how to survive this, Mathilda No woman lives a life unscathed It s what makes us strong We are broken and mended, remade every time We must, or it destroys us pg.30.When her sister is found murdered, Tillie must find the strength to overcome her addictions and find who is responsible for her sister s death.Opium and Absinthe is a slow burn mystery, but I never found it to be dull The traditio


  3. says:

    What a fantastic read I absolutely loved this Victorian Murder Mystery with a paranormal touch and a sprinkle of romance The New York City in 1899 was painted so vividly and accurately, I felt immediately immersed in the culture and the environment I was amazed with the detailed and fascinating medical parts, too The main character Tillie was a delight with her forever curious mind, resourcefulness, ambition, and her devotion to her s


  4. says:

    2.5 stars This is the third novel by Kang that I have read and it is my least favorite It has the bones to be a good read The author is a medical doctor and is versed in the medical, health, and anatomy aspects of the story and has also done some acceptable research about late 19th century New York City and the Gilded Age She has also shown us an interesting parallel between the over prescription causes of opioid addiction now in the 21st ce


  5. says:

    2 3 20I historical fiction with death and possible vampires Starts to feel alive again You can find me onYoutube Instagram Twitter Tumblr Website 2 3 20I historical fiction with death and possible vampires Starts to feel alive again You can find me onYoutube Instagram Twitter Tumblr Website


  6. says:

    2.5 starsMy main issue with this book was that it read like a ya novel. and halfway through the main character started to annoy me way too much. It was an okay read, though Not bad just meh.


  7. says:

    Surprisingly New and Wonderful Take on Vampire Stories This novel is hard to box into a category, but I think that is a good thing When I first saw at a book review site that this book would involve vampirism, I initially shied away But I am so glad that I chose this story because it is quite unlike anything I have ever read and as I read over a thousand books a year, that s saying something Truly, it is an immersive read that pulls you right into the Gilded Age


  8. says:

    I wish it didn t end.Such a wonderful mix of historical fiction and mystery.I read this book in 2 sittings, and when I wasn t reading the book I was talking about it, or just waiting to be able to get back to it.


  9. says:

    Immature writing withan underlying perversion.Stopping mid Chapter 2.1 DNF Star.Listen with TTS.Not Clean.Crude Mild Foul Language Immature writing withan underlying perversion.Stopping mid Chapter 2.1 DNF Star.Listen with TTS.Not Clean.Crude Mild Foul Language


  10. says:

    Interesting historical fiction murder mystery Very well written Once I started reading, I found myself fully engaged and couldn t put it down I loved the well written characters and the plot was great 4 stars.Thanks to Netgalley the publisher and author for an ARC of this book All opinions are my own.


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