Vena Cork is from Lancashire, but has lived in London all her adult life. She attended Homerton College, Cambridge, where she was a member of Cambridge Footlights. She is married to the art critic Richard Cork, and lives in North West London. This is her first novel.

Book List in Order: 3 titles

  • Vena Cork's chilling new novel explores the murderous consequences of the green-eyed monster - jealousy - and how a beautiful and enigmatic girl causes chaos...Rosa Thorn is in Cambridge filming for the BBC, but there is tension in Billings College w...


  • At an exhibition of her late husband’s paintings, Rosa Thorn is delighted to meet old friends but she’s surprised by the wild behavior of some of the artists. Is the art world a place where normal rules of conduct don’t apply? When she real...


  • In the city's open spaces, there is a time to kill... A tragedy has changed Rosa Thorn's life forever. Now she has to start again with a new job, a new school for her children and some empty spaces in her life. But strange things start to happen... ...