Virginias Message on Child Abuse

One of our members, Candace Marie Butler who also runs the highly successful Whispered Dreams Theatre , a VCANDREWS role play, on Facebook shared with us her fantastic essay in which she cites Virginia Andrews works as an example of the continuous cycle of child abuse within families. As Candaces essay not only displays the…

Endorsed by VC Andrews ?!?

Andrew Neiderman is a master of psychological thrillers – VC Andrews author of Dark Angel In the Attic : A V C Andrews Blog posted this copy of Playmates by Andrew Neiderman , complete with Virginia Andrews quote quite some time ago. I had heard that V C had apparently endorsed his work but never…

FITA: The Stage Play Reviews are In !!!!

As FITA: The Stage Play curtain has now closed , AtticSecrets brings to you all the fantastic positive reviews this play has received during it stint. We ‘ d just like to say to Christopher and cast what a wonderful experience we have had with you, thanks for your hard work and thank you for…

The Mysterious Ms Andrews

  Along with her novels , V C Andrews herself has been the subject of intrigue for her millions of fans worldwide since the publication of Flowers in the Attic in 1979. Notoriously private, yet , contrastingly releasing a novel she claimed to be based on a true story. Rumours have circulated regarding her for…

Regretting

                “Regretting” (song lyric)                  by Virginia Andrews                    July 13, 1971 Summer comes…and summer goes -like my dreams of old, Autumn gold turns into winter snow – like my dreams gone cold— I should have taken the grape, not waited for wine— I should have tasted at least While I sat at the feast—…

In search of …a VCA fans holy grail

For years there were whispers and hints of VCA s unpublished work , for over 30 years fans were desperate to find out if the rumours were true …To get their hands on what soon became the holy grail to any VCA fan. Last month , AtticSecrets revealed The Lost Angels of VCA forum moderator…

The Lost writings of VCA

For years there have been many whispers ……unpublished VCA material. Novels such as Where the green grass grows , poems , articles …a true vca fans dream to find them. Rumours abounded as where to find them …boston library university ? … Well , the search is off as today The Lost Angels of VCA…

Richard W Maurer

Most fans are aware of the recent resurgence of Virginia Andrews first in the novels being turned in the lifetime movies and recently Lifetime has green lit My Sweet Audrina starring India Eisley (Audrina) and Jonathan Tupper as Damian. Now, every teen whose life was touched by Virginia Andrews is going back to reading those…

The Legacy of Virginia Andrews

This week in AtticSecrets we have been celebrating what would have been Virginia s 92nd birthday ! Born on the 6th June 1923 in Norfolk, Virginia she was the only daughter and second child of William Andrews and Lillian Parker. Virginia’s life is as much as a mystery as her books , she was an…

A Familiar Tale

Clifton L Parker – Virginia’s Grandfather Virginia states part of her writing was “semi autobiographical”  but I believe she used her family history as inspiration too : Take her maternal grandfather for example : Clifton L Parker was born 19th November 1879 – the fifth of six children to Ephraim H Parker and Buenavista L…