HER SECRET ROSE (The Yeats Trilogy I) by Orna Ross
Book length - 308 pages
Available now on - www.amazon.com | www.amazon.co.uk
Although this book was released last year, somehow it had slipped past me. HER SECRET ROSE by Orna Ross gives us a fictionalised biography of the legendary relationship between Maud Gonne and W.B. Yeats. Having learned about these two larger than life characters throughout school, I was fascinated by the premise of this story. Told through the eyes of a domestic servant, Rosie Cross, we get to see past their public personas of political activist and poet. Throughout this book, I felt that I got to know them as people - their hopes, their fears, and their inadequacies and doubts. This is a tale about rebellion, politics, and intrigue, mixed throughout with their passion for Ireland and for literature. Snippets of Yeats' poetry is woven through the novel which really added to the mood and understanding of the book overall. HER SECRET ROSE by Orna Ross is a beautifully crafted story and I am so glad that I came across it. I look forward to the next instalment in the series titled A CHILD DANCING.
BOOK RATING - 📖📖📖📖 4+
Irish indie author, Orna Ross, wants everyone to “go creative”: apply the creative process to life, love, money… everything. She writes and publishes novels, poetry and the Go Creative! books and blog, all of which foster what she calls “creativism“.
Orna is Founder-Director of the non-profit association for self-publishers, the Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) and the online author conference, the Indie Author Fringe and each year since 2013, she has been named “one of 100 most influential people in publishing” (The Bookseller). For more information:
Website - www.ornaross.com
Facebook - www.facebook.com/OrnaRossAuthor/?fref=ts
Twitter - twitter.com/OrnaRoss
*Book received from Netgalley.com
Hi fellow bookworms. My name is Linda and I'm a reviewer & blogger from Ireland. Oh and also a wife and mother!
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