POISON: Deadly Deeds, Perilous Professions, and Murderous Medicines
Nonfiction by Sarah Albee
Imagine a light-hearted—and methodically researched—take on deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines. Part history, part science, and part thriller, this book explores the role poison has played over centuries and across cultures. You will come away knowing a lot more about the chemistry of poisoning, but worry not—this is no “how-to” manual. Sarah Albee’s tongue-in-cheek tone is sure to delight any reader who enjoys the sinister side of life.