The Wild Rose

The Wild Rose

By Jennifer Donnelly

Hachette Books, Paperback, 9781401307479, 640pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009

Description

It is London, 1914. World War I looms on the horizon, women are fighting for the right to vote, and explorers are pushing the limits of endurance in the most forbidding corners of the earth. Into this volatile time, Jennifer Donnelly places her vivid and memorable characters, continuing the story of the Finnegan family. With fabulous period detail, myriad twists and turns, and thrilling cliff-hangers, The Wild Rose is the highly satisfying conclusion to an unforgettable trilogy that began with The Tea Rose and continued with The Winter Rose-and an utterly captivating read in its own right.



About the Author
Jennifer Donnelly writes books for children and adults, including the novel "The Tea Rose". She lives in Brooklyn and upstate New York, with her husband and two greyhounds. She has a passion for tea and roses.


Praise For The Wild Rose

"...enjoy the ride: 600-plus pages of romance, harrowing exploits, cinematic backdrops, cliffhangers, and plot twists."
-Publishers Weekly