“Every smell, taste and sound from the bustling streets of Hanoi is brought to life in a truly addictive read. Nicole is an incredibly vulnerable yet strong heroine … you can’t help but wonder what you would do in her shoes.” – Sophie Donnelly, Daily Express

“This Vietnam-set historical novel is utterly stunning. A must!” – Isabelle Broom, Heat magazine

“Put everything else on hold. Turn off the phone. Be prepared to be swept away by this wonderful book. I couldn’t put it down and loved every delicious page. Deeply layered, full of twists and surprises, but with an edge of darkness, this book is an exciting, exhilarating, extraordinary story that is beautifully written. I loved it. A must read.” – Kate Furnivall, author of The Italian Wife

“A captivating story, an exotic and richly imagined setting, sibling rivalry, romance, l couldn’t put it down” – Julia Gregson, author of Jasmine Nights, and East Of The Sun

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