The No.1 bestselling gripping, heartwrenching page-turner
LORNA COOK lives in coastal South East England with her husband, daughters and a Staffy named Socks. A former journalist and publicist, she owns more cookery books than one woman should, but barely get time to cook. The Forgotten Village is her first novel.
"A coastal village abandoned in wartime, a haunting expression
in an old photograph, and a charismatic TV historian: from these
raw ingredients Lorna Cook creates an intriguing mystery that will
keep you wanting to read more."
"A dual-narrative story set in a Dorset ghost village is such a
tantalising premise and Lorna Cook's lovely book absolutely does it
justice. I ended up so absorbed that I read it in a single
"Compelling, rich in detail and vividly told, The Forgotten Wife
explores love and its darker side against the backdrop of a
fascinating and little known slice of WW2 history. Perfect for
readers of Rachel Hore and Kate Morton."
"A gripping tale of secrets and love... I loved it."