The Other Child (Hardcover)

By Charlotte Link

Pegasus Books, 9781605984308, 400pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2013

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (4/14/2013)
Paperback (5/15/2014)
Compact Disc (5/1/2013)
Paperback (1/1/2013)

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Description

An old farm, a deserted landscape, a dark secret from times past with fatal consequences for the present.In the tranquil northern seaside town of Scarborough, a student is found cruelly murdered. For months, the investigators are in the dark, until they are faced with a copy-cat crime. The investigation continues as they struggle to establish a connection between the two victims. Ambitious detective Valerie Almond clings to the all too obvious: a rift within the family of the second victim. But there is far more to the case than first appears, and Valerie is led toward a dark secret inextricably linked to the evacuation of children to Scarborough during World War II.Horrified at her last-minute discovery, Valerie realizes that she may be too late to save the next victim.