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THE DARK ROSE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A second novel from British journalist Kelly (The Poison Tree, 2011).Young Louisa Trevelyan was a Goth girl who frustrated her upper-class parents. With no thoughts of moving on to college, Louisa came and went as she pleased, working in a stall at Kensington Market selling aromatic oils, drinking and sneaking a different guy into her room (which is set off from the main house) each night. Then ... Read full review

Review: The Dark Rose

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - L

Journalist Erin Kelly catapulted to literary heights in 2011 with THE POISON TREE, a dark tale of secrecy and family protection. Originally released in the UK as THE SICK ROSE, her second standalone is a complex drama of love and love betrayed. Appropriately promoted as sophisticated psychological suspense, THE DARK ROSE rockets Kelly's career into the stratosphere. "Kelly masterfully orchestrates ... Read full review

User reviews

Review: The Dark Rose

User Review  - Tiffany Reisz - Goodreads

Interesting book. Very much a page-turner. Recommended for readers of light thrillers. I am amused by the tendency by authors of literary fiction and commercial fiction to skimp on sexual detail. This ... Read full review

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