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The Girl in the Letter by Emily Gunnis

The Girl in the Letter

Emily Gunnis

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Imprint: Headline Review
Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
Publication date: 4 Apr 2019
ISBN: 9781472255099

READ HER LETTER. REMEMBER HER STORY. THE GIRL IN THE LETTER is the hot debut for 2018, a page-turning, nail-biting and heartwrenching novel that combines mystery and suspense with a strong emotional core.

4 stars out of 5
Isabelle Broom
7 Apr 2019

"as moving as it is disturbing"

In 1956, Ivy falls pregnant and is sent in shame to the dark and foreboding St Margaret's home for unmarried mothers. Her baby arrives and is given away for adoption without her consent, while Ivy herself is doomed to remain. Sixty years later, journalist Samanthat is hungry to make her mark, so when she finds a letter from a young mother begging for help, she's determined to unravel the girl's sotry. As moving as it is disturbing - a real triumph.