Few reference books are as fun to roam around in as thesauri. They demonstrate the marvelous connections possible with language.
Between magic and science, mythology and medicine, history and fantasy lies The Apothecary’s Curse, as a gentleman physician and an enigmatic apothecary try to prevent a genetics company from exploiting the book that made them immortal centuries ago.
Michael J. Martinez is the author of the DAEDALUS trilogy, as well as other assorted bits of science fiction and fantasy. He’s still slightly stunned that he’s being paid to write this stuff, but will keep going until someone says otherwise.