Reviews

  • "Subversive and sophisticated… [Rosie Price’s] exploration of sexual violence and class makes for an unforgettable read"

    Elle, **Books to Look Out for in 2019**
  • "An incredibly nuanced exploration of the complexities of sexual violence, WHAT RED WAS heralds the arrival of a major new literary talent. This is an important book."

    Louise O'Neill, author of ASKING FOR IT and ALMOST LOVE
  • "WHAT RED WAS is a gripping novel that shines an unflinching light on trauma and its prismatic impact. A deeply necessary book, elegant and assured even as it burns at the centre with cool, clear-eyed rage."

    Sophie Mackintosh, author of THE WATER CURE
  • "[A] conversation-starting novel about love, violence and toxicity from [a] subversive new voice"

    Evening Standard
  • "A confident and provocative debut"

    The Times