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Paperback 464 Pages / Published: 10/08/2017
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England, September 1939.

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
ISBN: 9781784162597
Number of pages: 464
Weight: 315 g
Dimensions: 198 x 127 x 29 mm


MEDIA 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 *

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“Glamour, cocktails, beautiful locations - a first class read!”

It's July 1939 and over the course of five weeks we follow Lily Shepherd as she travels from England to Australia aboard ocean liner Orontes. A lot can happen in five weeks, friendships can be made and broken,... More

Hardback edition
3rd February 2017
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“A Compelling Read”

This novel is a drama suspense of which I thoroughly enjoyed.  With beautiful, languid story-telling, I was completely absorbed into the world of Lily Shepherd, on passage aboard the liner, Orontes, to a new adventure... More

Hardback edition
12th April 2017
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“Rich with detail and atmosphere”

An enthralling historical crime novel, A Dangerous Crossing is set in 1939, just before the Second World War broke out, on an ocean liner travelling from England to Australia, stopping at various exotic locations on... More

Hardback edition
23rd March 2017
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