Kate Forsyth

The Crimson Thread

By Kate Forsyth - Published 2022


The Crimson Thread is a welcome addition to the WWII genre. On Crete between 1941 and 1945, a young woman named Alenka must protect her ...Read Review

The Blue Rose

By Kate Forsyth - Published 2019


Kate Forsyth is an internationally acclaimed Australian author. Her novels include Bitter Greens, a retelling of the fairy tale of Rapunzel set in ...Read Review

The Silver Well

By Kate Forsyth - By Kim Wilkins - Published 2017


Short Stories

Many of the world’s mystical places have remained so for centuries, even millennia. In this absorbing collection, the authors present seven stories, ...Read Review

The Rebirth of Rapunzel: A Mythic Biography of the Maiden in the Tower

By Kate Forsyth - Published 2016



In this study of the fairy tale ‘Rapunzel’, Australian author and poet Kate Forsyth collects her doctoral thesis; ‘Persinette’, La Force’s seminal ...Read Review

The Beast’s Garden

By Kate Forsyth - Published 2015


Since the death of her mother, Ava Falkenhorst, singer and daughter of an eminent psychiatrist, has been raised alongside her Jewish friend, Rupert ...Read Review

The Wild Girl

By Kate Forsyth - Published 2013


Biographical Fiction

Beautifully written and told is this story of Dortchen Wild, who fell in love with Wilhelm Grimm the first time she saw him ...Read Review

Bitter Greens

By Kate Forsyth - Published 2012Published 2014


Having long loved the Rapunzel fairy tale, I couldn’t wait to start reading Kate Forsyth’s latest novel. Bitter Greens not only ...Read Review

The Puzzle Ring

By Kate Forsyth - Published 2009


Children/Young AdultMystery/CrimeTime-slip

The Puzzle Ring is a fantasy adventure with an almost Blytonesque feel. It involves a curse, a prophecy, a puzzle ring, and a ...Read Review