The Lost Apothecary

The Lost Apothecary

by Sarah Penner
The Lost Apothecary

The Lost Apothecary

by Sarah Penner

eBookOriginal (Original)

$2.99  $14.49 Save 79% Current price is $2.99, Original price is $14.49. You Save 79%.

Available on Compatible NOOK devices, the free NOOK App and in My Digital Library.
WANT A NOOK?  Explore Now

Related collections and offers


Notes From Your Bookseller

A sprawling narrative told across centuries and through three different characters, The Lost Apothecary is a propulsive read that lives in the thematic space of women empowerment en route to a thrilling twist. You won’t be able to put it down.


“A bold, edgy, accomplished debut!” —Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author of The Rose Code

A forgotten history. A secret network of women. A legacy of poison and revenge. Welcome to the Lost Apothecary…

Hidden in the depths of eighteenth-century London, a secret apothecary shop caters to an unusual kind of clientele. Women across the city whisper of a mysterious figure named Nella who sells well-disguised poisons to use against the oppressive men in their lives. But the apothecary’s fate is jeopardized when her newest patron, a precocious twelve-year-old, makes a fatal mistake, sparking a string of consequences that echo through the centuries.

Meanwhile in present-day London, aspiring historian Caroline Parcewell spends her tenth wedding anniversary alone, running from her own demons. When she stumbles upon a clue to the unsolved apothecary murders that haunted London two hundred years ago, her life collides with the apothecary’s in a stunning twist of fate—and not everyone will survive.

With crackling suspense, unforgettable characters and searing insight, The Lost Apothecary is a subversive and intoxicating debut novel of secrets, vengeance and the remarkable ways women can save each other despite the barrier of time.

Don’t miss THE LONDON SÉANCE SOCIETY! Sarah’s next spellbinding book about truth, illusion and the grave risks women will take to avenge the ones they love.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781488077494
Publisher: Park Row Books
Publication date: 03/02/2021
Format: eBook
Sales rank: 83
File size: 7 MB

About the Author

About The Author
Sarah Penner is the New York Times and internationally bestselling author of The Lost Apothecary which will be translated into forty languages worldwide and is set to be turned into a drama series by Fox. Sarah spent thirteen years in corporate finance and now writes full-time. She and her husband live in Florida. To learn more, visit
From the B&N Reads Blog

Customer Reviews