Time-slip novels are tricky to get right and this one nails it. -- Amanda Ross SHE A modern day Rebecca, complete with an eerie house ... and nail-biting happenings. ESSENTIALS 'A perfect summer read - a perfect read for any time you want to be wrapped up in a great story - I recommend The Lantern unreservedly.' CORNFLOWER BOOKS BLOG 'Deborah Lawrenson's new novel, a modern Gothic tale set in the lavender-scented landscape of Provence, serves up an escapist mix of mystery, romance and murder.' WALL STREET JOURNAL This is a beautiful story with exquisitely dark undertones. RELISH READS BLOG Set against the stunning backdrop of the Luberon region, The Lantern is a beautifully written story of mystery and love in France. FRANCE MAGAZINE
Deborah Lawrenson spent her childhood moving around the world from Kuwait to China, Belgium, Luxembourg and Singapore. She is the author of five previous novels, including THE ART OF FALLING chosen for the prestigious WHSmith Fresh Talent promotion. She lives between Kent and a crumbling hamlet in Provence, France, which is the atmospheric setting for THE LANTERN. www.deborah-lawrenson.co.uk.