"A sweeping, poignant saga that will enthrall fans of The House at Riverton, Rebecca,
and Downton Abbey."
"A really fine page-turner." (Elle (Germany)
"Atmospheric, heart-rending, and multilayered." (Grazia (UK)
"Great escapist reading for lovers of historical fiction." (Library Journal
"Lucinda Riley is one of the most compelling and gifted storytellers working today." (The Paramus Post
About the Author
Lucinda Riley is the internationally bestselling author of The Orchid House
(published as Hothouse Flower
in the UK, more than 2 million copies sold worldwide); The Girl on the Cliff
(an instant New York Times
bestseller), and The Lavender Garden
(published as The Light Behind the Window
in the UK). Her fourth novel, The Midnight Rose
, will be published around the world in early 2014. Her novels have been translated into twenty-two languages and published in thirty-six countries. Born in Ireland, she lives with her husband and four children in the English countryside and in the South of France.