Reviews

  • "An exquisite story of love, murder, adventure and dark secrets, Rachel Rhys brings this dangerous crossing brilliantly and beautifully alive"

    LISA JEWELL, Author of THE GIRLS
  • "Intoxicating. I loved this book!"

    SANTA MONTEFIORE
  • "An utter treat . . . a glorious mix of proper old-school glamour and a labyrinthine plot full of class war, politics and sexual tension . . . Rhys writes with such conviction . . . a masterful storyteller."

    VERONICA HENRY, author of FINDING LOVE IN A BOOKSHOP
  • "Quite extraordinary . . . Beautiful, captivating and I desperately did not want the journey to end."

    EMMA KAVANAGH, author of THE MISSING HOURS
  • "Completely compelling and atmostpheric. I absolutely loved it."

    JANE FALLON, author of MY SWEET REVENGE
  • "A sumptuous and thrilling read which reminded me of Daphne du Maurier. It captivates you in its spell right until the end. I loved it."

    KATE HAMER, author of THE GIRL IN THE RED COAT
  • "Utterly gripping . . . I loved Lily and the sumptuous detail of her onboard world with its constant undercurrent of tension and mystery. It's a brilliant evocation of the time"

    ELIZABETH ENFIELD
  • "This a proper old fashioned tale of thwarted romance, impossible glamour, murder and mayhem on the high seas. The most enjoyable bout of cabin fever I’ve ever had . . . The pages turn themselves."

    LIZ NUGENT, author of LYING IN WAIT
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    Thrilling, seductive, utterly absorbing.

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    PAULA HAWKINS, author of THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN