The Sea Garden

The Sea Garden

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 28/08/2014
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Synopsis

Following on from her TV Book Club success with THE LANTERN, bestselling author Deborah Lawrenson returns to the south of France with another captivating story of wartime love, secrets and bravery. Present day. On a lush Mediterranean island off the French coast, Ellie has accepted a commission to restore an abandoned garden. It seems idyllic, but the longer Ellie spends at the house and garden, the more she senses darkness, and a lingering evil that seems to haunt her. Second World War. Two very different women have their lives irrevocably changed: Iris, a junior intelligence officer in London and Marthe, a blind girl who works in the lavender fields of Provence and is slowly drawn into the heart of the Resistance. As secret messages are passed in scent and planes land by moonlight, danger comes ever closer... Perfect for fans of Tracy Rees, Rachel Hore and Rachel Rhys, this gripping historical will have you gripped from the first page.

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781409146186
  • Number of pages: 320
  • Weight: 300g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 130 x 26 mm

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The Sea Garden
Wonderful evocation of the south of france
I really enjoyed this set of three novellas, all subtly connected. There is a dash of the gothic, some very convincing historical fiction set against the l... READ MORE
robert rees
The Sea Garden
Brilliant book you won't put down till finished!
I have just finished The Sea Garden. This is one of the best novels I have read in years! I have an insatiable appetite for all genres of literature, but m... READ MORE
NGS
The Sea Garden
Not to be missed
I simply loved this book. It is divided into three novellas which weave together seamlessly at the end. The writing is just beautiful in evoking time and p... READ MORE
Lesley G