The Recovery of Rose Gold


Literary Suspense

UK Publication

Penguin Random House / Michael Joseph, March 2020

US Publication

Penguin Random House / Berkley, March 2020


Simon & Schuster

Press & reviews

Sensationally good - two complex characters power the story like a nuclear reaction, and won’t let you forget them. Wrobel is one to watch.

Fascinating, immersive, whip-smart, with a supremely clever ending that left me gasping (and slightly devastated in the best way).

Takes twisted mum and daughter relationships to a whole new level. Think Misery meets Sharp Objects.”

It’s rare for something genuinely fresh to come along in this genre, but this book has it all – a killer premise, twisty plotting, crisp writing…

Darling Rose Gold is an absolutely brilliant book; funny, dark, authentic and a total page turner. I loved it.”

Can one thriller tell another, ‘Hold my beer’? Because while Sharp Objects pretty much set the gold standard for twisted mom and daughter thrillers, DARLING ROSE…