Sunday, May 27, 2012

The Rose House by Tina Ann Forkner- Romance and Mystery Perfectly Blended!

The Rose House... a beacon of hope, a harbor for dreams and a refuge for hearts.

Lillian Hastings, a recent widow and prisoner of her thoughts, is drawn to a mysterious painting hanging in a gallery, it's significance plays on her emotions and engulfs her.

Geena, sister to Lillian has devastating secrets to share and a longing to right the wrongs in her past.

Kitty owner of Frances Di Camillo whose home is encompassed entirely of beautiful and captivating roses. She gives of her time and talents freely always lending friendly conversation to all in need.

A painting lovingly created by an artist longing to capture the beauty and essense of a perfect subject. Very much aware of how people view the creator's vision of paint to canvas and ability, the shy artist enjoys watching the reactions, yet longs for a critique and a way to approach others.

In the midst of Rose House something sinister lurks in the background always waiting for satisfaction.

Are you yearning for a romance that reaches out to touch you?
Are you searching for mystery and intrigue that will keep you guessing?
A deep and beautifully haunting novel that reaches the core of the heart to capture the reader. I thoroughly enjoyed spending time getting to know these different and well formed characters. Well written plot, dialogue, scenery intermingled with twists and turns kept me glued to the book and turning the pages. I was highly entertained by this impossible to put down book and will recommend this well written novel to others!


  1. Sounds interesting, I'll have to add it to my list.

  2. It was JoyAnne! I read the blurb on the back read the first couple of chapters and I was hooked! lol!