The Guilty One

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The Guilty One

By Lisa Ballantyne

HarperLuxe, Paperback, Large Print, 9780062222954, 576pp.

Publication Date: March 19, 2013

Description

Moving and suspenseful, Lisa Ballantyne's The Guilty One is a psychological thriller about the darkness in each of us. It explores how we are all tied to our pasts, and what it means to be guilty.

Solicitor Daniel Hunter is called to defend 11-year-old Sebastian who has been charged with the murder of a young boy on a London playground. While examining Sebastian's life in order to save it, Daniel can t help but be transported to his own difficult youth spent in foster care a time when the one he trusted the most was the one who betrayed him

Emotionally wrought, and with an abundance of twists and turns, The Guilty One is a character-driven novel of suspense that explores the true nature of guilt.

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