Rachel Hore

Books by this Author

Last Letter Home
The House on Bellevue Gardens
The Glass Painter's Daughter
A Week in Paris
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Love conquers all

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Get that dog off the sofa now.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Angel

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. It's always flitting round the next corner but you never quite catch it, then you look back and realize it was there, behind you all the time. While you ponder this, a lovely day on a beach with family and friends and dog and plenty of gazing out to sea will do just fine.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. integrity, charm, humour

Author Voices

September 19, 2011

I'm very excited at the publication of my new novel, A GATHERING STORM. With its setting of World War Two, it was an intense experience to research and write, and it's not without some trepidation that I view the prospect of sharing this experience with my readers now. I very much hope that you enjoy the book. Maybe, like me, you grew up thrilled by stories your parents or grandparents told about living through that war, or maybe fighting in it. My mother, who was 9 when war broke out, loves to talk about turning their suburban Surrey garden into a smallholding, and how local houses were bombed. My father would describe how his school was evacuated from... see more


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