Rohana Darlington


Rohana Darlington was born in India and spent her childhood in the Far East before graduating in Art & Design from Central St Martin’s in London. She worked as a textile designer and art lecturer before moving with her husband and four children to Cheshire, England where her historical novels are set and where she still lives. Cheshire landscapes and history continue to inspire her creative work. She now divides her time between painting, writing and designing; her blog, publications and artwork can be seen at her website at

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Lady of the Ascendant
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 155,460. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In a time of bloody revolution a woman betrayed holds a deadly secret. Sarah Astbury is unjustly accused of her unfaithful husband Matthias’s murder. To escape hanging she must prove who really killed him. In desperation she turns to the divinatory art of astrology, said to be able to answer ‘all manner of questions.’ Surrounded by powerful and dangerous enemies, will Sarah find a way to survive?