'Mum, there's some people here from college, they asked me back to theirs. Just for an hour or so. Is that OK?' Midsummer 2017: teenage mum Tallulah heads out on a date, leaving her baby son at home with her mother, Kim. At 11 p.m. she sends her mum a text message.
At 4.30 a.m. Kim awakens to discover that Tallulah has not come home. Friends tell her that Tallulah was last seen heading to a pool party at a house in the woods nearby called Dark Place.
Tallulah never returns. 2018: walking in the woods behind the boarding school where her boyfriend has just started as a head teacher, Sophie sees a sign nailed to a fence. A sign that says: DIG HERE .
. . ___________________________A cold case.
An abandoned mansion. A family hiding a terrible secret. Prepare to be hooked.
Author: Jewell, Lisa, Binding: Paperback, Imprint: Penguin, Series: N/A, Publisher: Cornerstone, Published: 09/12/2021, Pagination: 496 pages, Classification: Fiction & related items, Country of Publication: United Kingdom