"The great escapist novel of the summer.... [A] shameless guilty pleasure of a romp.... An adventure combining the kinetic, cinematic razzle-dazzle of a Spielberg fantasia with the Mesoamerican metaphysical mojo of Carlos Castaneda.... [A] sultry, psychedelic summer souffle of a read." --"Elle"
"A psychedelic adventure.... The humorous fantasy novel is primed to be one of this summer's bigger literary debuts." --"The Wall Street Journal""
"Seductive interludes and exotic adventures define Margot Berwin's "Hothouse Flower and the Nine Plants of Desire."... Berwin crafts an easy summer read that is a guide on plant mythology, spirit animals, curanderos (healers) and the mystery that can guide us to spiritual discovery, if only we open up to it." --"Austin American-Statesman
""Fanciful and educational at the same time, "Hothouse Flower" provides a muggy escape to the jungle of the Yucatan Peninsula. . . . You'll enjoy this colorful escape of a novel." --"Charlestontshow more