Amy Engel is the author of the YA novels THE BOOK OF IVY and THE REVOLUTION OF IVY. She lives in Missouri with her family. THE ROANOKE GIRLS is her first novel for adults.
A provocative thriller - TelegraphA debt to Daphne du Maurier is evident throughout this remarkably assured adult debut - The Sunday TimesFans of The Girls will love this sweat-soaked, sultry, small town tale full of shadows and lurking dread. - Red OnlineDeeply, darkly twisted. I loved it. A (vastly superior) Flowers in the Attic for a new generationTwisted, controversial...SO compelling and beautifully writtenBeautifully written and utterly captivating...and so so dark. I loved it!Seriously twisted and utterly addictive.'This gothic page-turner speeds inexorably toward the kind of devastating revelations readers won't soon forget' - Publishers Weekly