Praise for The Blue Rose
"The Blue Rose is a well-plotted story that should appeal to gardeners everywhere about what happens when amateurs tinker with the ever-favorite rose species and come up with a killer."
- Ann Ripley, author of Death at the Spring Plant Sale
"Eglin, a member of the American Rose Society, manages skillfully to weave in plenty of horticultural references to this pacey murder mystery. So, as the nights draw in, The Blue Rose could be the next best thing to getting your hands dirty."
- The English Garden
"The Blue Rose is a delightful read. It is certain to find a comfortable place on the shelves of the mystery genre."
- Michael Cady, horticulturist, Jackson & Perkins Roses
"I thoroughly enjoyed reading The Blue Rose. A real one would be extremely valuable. I might even consider taking a few hostages to obtain one for myself!"
- David Austin, David Austin Roses, England
"With his mystery novel, Anthony Eglin has rekindled hopes among rosarians worldwide that such a flower might actually exist."
- Rayford Reddell, rose grower and author of The Rose Bible and Growing Good Roses