Penny Vincenzi´s Sunday Times No 1 bestseller, FORBIDDEN PLACES is an unmissable novel about love and marriage, families and secrets, and about wartime and what it does to every accepted social value. ´Deliciously readable´ Mail on Sunday. A mesmerising novel perfect for any reader of Jilly Cooper, Santa Montefiore, Kate Morton or Harriet Evans.
It is the story of three women and one family. One is married and widowed within five years. She is free to start again. Or is she? The second has a perfect husband she thinks she loves. He becomes a grotesque parody of what he once was. Is that love real? The third becomes trapped in a nightmare marriage. Can the war free her?
Penny Vincenzi is one of the UK´s best-loved and most popular authors. Since her first novel, Old Sins, was published in 1989, she has written several bestselling novels, including The Decision and A Perfect Heritage
Over seven million copies of Penny´s books have been sold worldwide and she is universally held to be the ´doyenne of the modern blockbuster´ (Glamour).
Penny Vincenzi has four daughters, and divides her time between London and Gower, South Wales.