Book Review: India Dark by Kirsty Murray

Publisher: Templar

Published: 1st January 2012

Format: Paperback

Pages: 336

Genre: Historical Fiction, YA

Recommended Reading Age: 14+

Rating: 7.5/10

Source: ARC


Madras, 1910: Posey Swift and Tilly Sweetrick are caught up in a scandal that will change their lives forever. Singing and dancing across a hundred stages as members of a troupe of Australian child performers, they travel by steam train into the heart of India. But as one disaster follows another, money runs short and tempers fray. What must the girls do to protect themselves, and how many lives will be ruined if they try to break free?

Is anyone else drooling over this cover? Because it is gorgeous. Even though I have an ARC, kindly provided by Templar, I’m very tempted to buy the published book simply so I can have that cover on my book shelf!  Continue reading