Tuesday, February 22, 2011

U.S. Cover for The Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley


It's always good news when I find out information about forthcoming books from author Susanna Kearsley. She has revealed the Sourcebooks cover for the U.S. edition of The Rose Garden, expected to be released in the U.S. in the fall this year.

Book Synopsis:
When Eva’s filmstar sister Katrina dies, she leaves California and returns to Trelowarth, Cornwall , where they spent their childhood summers, to scatter Katrina’s ashes and in doing so return her to the place where she belongs.

But Eva must also confront the ghosts from her own past, as well as those from a time long before her own. For the house where she so often stayed as a child is home not only to her old friends the Halletts, but also to the people who had lived there in the eighteenth century. When Eva finally accepts that she is able to slip between centuries and see and talk to the inhabitants from hundreds of years ago, she soon finds herself falling for Daniel Butler, a man who lived – and died – long before she herself was born.

Eva begins to question her place in the present, and in laying her sister to rest, comes to realise that she too must decide where she really belongs, choosing between the life she knows and the past she feels so drawn towards.

4 comments:

Christy said...

So pretty! I can't wait for this!

Joanne said...

Hi, Christy! Isn't it just lovely? So many great books coming up this year!

Marg said...

Oh, I like it! I cannot WAIT for this book! So excited that it is not far away!

Joanne said...

Hi, Marg --Yes, I think the book is scheduled to be released in April, with the US edition not until the fall....I must be patient!

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