Dangerous Crossing (Paperback)Rachel Rhys (author)
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Lily Shepherd boards a cruise liner for a new life in Australia and is plunged into a world of cocktails, jazz and glamorous friends.
But as the sun beats down, poisonous secrets begin to surface. Suddenly Lily finds herself trapped with nowhere to go ...
Australia, six-weeks later The world is at war, the cruise liner docks, and a beautiful young woman is escorted onto dry land in handcuffs. What has she done?
'Thrilling, captivating. Simply stunning' - Daily Express
'An exquisite tale of love, murder and dark secrets' - Lisa Jewell
'Intoxicating. I loved this book!' - Santa Montefiore
'Thrilling, seductive, utterly absorbing.' - Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on The Train
'A gorgeously atmospheric read, prepare to be transported . . .' - Ruth Ware, author of The Woman in Cabin 10
'Completely compelling and atmospheric. I absolutely loved it' - Jane Fallon
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Number of pages: 464
Weight: 315 g
Dimensions: 198 x 127 x 29 mm
"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 *
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