Nelli Rees was born in Moscow, Russia where she trained as a linguist and a musician.
She met her future husband Englishman Rod and together they worked and traveled around Russia, finally coming to live in England in 1998.
Nelli has had several successful careers, among them recording a critically acclaimed nu-jazz album “Jazz Noir,” becoming an award-winning jewelry maker, writing a book “Glass Bead Jewelry Projects,” and doing all this whilst being a mother and a wife.
“Ghost Love” is Nelli’s first novel and draws heavily on her own experiences as a young woman in Soviet Russia and the obstacles she and her husband-to-be faced during those difficult times. Nelli is desperately trying to find time in her busy life to finish her next book.
TRUE LOVE CONQUERS ALL... EVEN DEATH. MOSCOW 1989. As the Soviet Union crumbles a young, naïve and idealistic Russian girl, Tonia Voronina, meets and falls in love with an English boy, Peter Monroe, while they are studying together in... More