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Hothouse flower and the nine plants of desire

Margot Berwin

Hothouse flower and the nine plants of desire

by Margot Berwin

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Advertising executives -- Fiction,
  • Divorced women -- Fiction,
  • Young women -- Travel -- Mexico -- Fiction,
  • Tropical plants -- Fiction,
  • Plants -- Folklore -- Fiction,
  • Yucatán Peninsula -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMargot Berwin.
    GenreFiction., Folklore
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3602.E7697 H68 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17100925M
    ISBN 109780307377845
    LC Control Number2008035849
    OCLC/WorldCa244354522

    Lila Nova is a thirty-two year-old advertising copyrighter who lives alone in a plain, white box of an apartment. Recovering from a heartbreaking divorce, Lila's mantra is simple: no pets, no plants, no people, no problems. But when Lila meets David Exley, a ruggedly handsome plant-seller, her lonel   Buy Now: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Borders | IndieBound | Random House Vintage Anchor Books | Pantheon Books | Pantheon

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