The Next Time You See Me (Paperback)Holly Goddard Jones (author)
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Thirteen-year-old Emily Houchens doesn't have many friends. She spends her time alone in the woods near her house - her safe place, until she finds the body of a young woman.
Susanna Mitchell is searching for her sister, Ronnie, who vanished after leaving a late-night bar. The more she discovers about Ronnie's life, the more she realises that her sister began to disappear long before she went missing.
The Next Time You See Me explores the fault-lines of a small community - their hidden desires and their other, secret selves.
Publisher: Atlantic Books
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 261 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 24 mm
So rich in character... An immensely satisfying and skillful debut novel -- Kate Atkinson
Holly Goddard Jones is a strikingly gifted young writer... she turns a clear but compassionate eye to the nuances of small-town life, its secret undercurrents and betrayals -- Kim Edwards, author of The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Uniquely talented -- George Pelecanos, author of The Cut
This is a novel that cuts deeper than most, superbly black and intense * Daily Mail *
The Next Time You See Me towers above the crowd... this is a cracking summer read -- Patrick Neale * Bookseller *
[Jones] has a fluid and easy style, and natural empathy with her characters. Strongly recommended * Sunday Business Post *
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