Thursday, 2 May 2013

From The Review Pile (49)

From the Review Pile is a meme hosted by Stepping Out of the Page every Thursday.
The aim of this meme is to showcase books that you've received for review (or if you don't receive review books, any book that you own and really want to read/review) but haven't yet got around to reading, in order to give the book some extra publicity.

I know that a lot of you have a huge pile of books that you want to read/review, but it understandably takes a while to get around to reading them all - here you can give a book (or two!) some of the publicity that it deserves, even if you haven't read it yet!

This week, I'm going to showcase The Rose Petal Beach

There has been quite a buzz around Dorothy Koomson lately as her book The Ice Cream Girls has been made into a three part drama on ITV. I have actually just started reading The Ice Cream Girls and I'm really enjoying it so far. The Rose Petal Beach is Koomson's latest novel and I look forward to reading to more of her books in the future.

The Rose Petal Beach by Dorothy Koomson
549 Pages

Expected Publication 30th August 2012 by Quercus

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...


  1. I haven't heard of this author but I love the cover of this book! gorgeous. I will have to check it out!

    - Juhina @ Maji Bookshelf

  2. I haven't heard of this book before but I agree with Juhina- the cover is stunning! Thanks for introducing this book to me :)

    - Ellie at The Selkie Reads Stories

  3. I've never heard of this author but this one sounds exciting! Hope you enjoy it!! :)


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