Book club fiction set in the “not-too-distant” past about women reinventing themselves despite obstacles thrown their way – and they always feature a piece of jewelry!
IN PRAISE OF
Linda Rosen spins an intriguing tale of long-held family secrets, an emotional search for identity, and a painting that may just be the key to untangling the complicated past. The bittersweet mystery kept me reading rapidly until the last page!
Kristin Harmel, bestselling author of The Winemaker’s Wife
A family torn apart by jealousy and reunited by love is devastated again when tragedy strikes. A poignant and moving debut novel about the fragility of life, the power of love, and the cost of keeping a secret
Gina Sorell author of
Mothers and Other Strangers
“A wonderful novelist... Ms. Rosen's writing is both tender and inspiring. The Disharmony of Silence unfolds with emotional and wise insights.
Bunny Shulman, author of After Aida, Keira's Story, Muse on Madison, Turning Point, Step by Step, On My Eyes, Timed Exposures
Linda Rosen’s books are set in the “not-too-distant past” and examine how women reinvent themselves despite obstacles thrown their way. A central theme is that blood is not all that makes a family– and they always feature a piece of jewelry! Her debut novel, The Disharmony of Silence, released in March 2020 from Black Rose Writing. Linda was a contributor to Women in the Literary Landscape: A WNBA Centennial Publication for the Women's National Book Association and has had stories published in online magazines and print anthologies. She is a member of the Women's Fiction Writers Association and the Women’s National Book Association where she is National Recording Secretary and Selections Coordinator of the Great Group Reads committee which chooses books for National Reading Group Month. Her second novel, Sisters of the Vine, releases March 2021
Interview with Lauren Holiday
narrator of audio book.
My fellow 2020 debuts and I put these "book pairings" together to celebrate the end of our debut year. Each fun gift relates to our stories. We hope it'll cheer you, give you ideas for perfect gifts, and introduce you to some amazing books that you might have missed in this unprecedented year. Click on above image to download the entire the Holiday Gift Guide.