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The Rose Petal Beach by Dorothy Koomson
  

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Tamia is horrified when her husband, Scott, is accused of something terrible - but when she discovers who his accuser is, everything goes into freefall.

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The Rose Petal Beach by Dorothy Koomson

Every love story has a dangerous twist. Tamia Challey is horrified when her husband, Scott, is accused of something terrible - but when she discovers who his accuser is, everything goes into freefall. Backed into a corner and unsure what to think, Tamia is forced to choose who she instinctively believes. But this choice has dire consequences for all concerned, especially when matters take a tragic turn. Then a stranger arrives in town to sprinkle rose petals in the sea in memory of her lost loved one. This stranger carries with her shocking truths that will change the lives of everyone she meets, and will once again force Tamia to make some devastating choices...

Reviews

'If you only do one thing this weekend, read this book. It's another utterly brilliant psychological thriller from the author and we 100 per cent recommend it'
Sun

. 'Pacy and compelling, the twists and turns come thick and fast with a surprise round every corner
Heat magazine

. 'The brilliant Dorothy Koomson has produced another page-turner to keep you guessing
Star

. 'An excellent roller coaster ride of a book, which keeps you guessing until the very end
Bella

. 'This compelling thriller is filled with the complex emotions of when the lines between family and friends get blurred
Black Hair magazine

. 'I enjoyed the passion and power with which Koomson writes, and her portrayal of an emotional underworld in which nothing is clear-cut and the line between guilty and innocent is blurred
Daily Mail

. 'Cleverly told by three female narrators, this is a complex tale of a terrible crime ... I was gripped from the start of this book and desperate to uncover the truth
Woman

. 'a magnificent novel, as deep and chilling as the darkest of tides, constantly changing and wielding the power to destroy the landscape as you see it
Daily Record

. 'We were hooked from the start
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About the Author

Dorothy Koomson

Dorothy Koomson is the author of twelve novels including That Girl From Nowhere, The Chocolate Run, The Woman He Loved Before, The Ice Cream Girls and My Best Friend’s Girl. While writing The Friend she took up, in the name of research, knitting and cocktail mixing – two things that are oddly compatible. Give it a try!

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Book Info

Publication date

1st April 2013

Author

Dorothy Koomson

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www.dorothykoomson.co.uk/

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Publisher

Quercus Publishing

Format

Paperback
416 pages

Categories

Relationship Stories
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9781780874999

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