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99 Red Balloons Audiobook

99 Red Balloons

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Publisher's Summary

Two girls go missing, decades apart. What would you do if one was your daughter?

Eight-year-old Grace is last seen in a sweetshop. Her mother, Emma, is living a nightmare. But as her loved ones rally around her, cracks begin to emerge.

What are the emails sent between her husband and her sister? Why does her mother take so long to join the search? And is there more to the disappearance of her daughter than meets the eye?

Meanwhile, ageing widow Maggie Taylor sees a familiar face in the newspaper. A face that jolts her from the pain of her existence into a spiralling obsession with another girl - the first girl who disappeared....

This is a gripping psychological thriller with a killer twist that will take your breath away.

©2017 Elisabeth Carpenter (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers

What the Critics Say

"Libby Carpenter's beautiful writing draws you in immediately. Her characterisation is superb, and she skillfully delivers a pacey, suspenseful plot. 99 Red Balloons is an intelligent, taut and compelling thriller that manages to pack a punch - and still throws you right at the end. It's perfect - I loved every word." (Sam Carrington, best-selling author of Saving Sophie)

"This sharp, poignant domestic noir is like watching a snake slither towards its prey. You want to look away but somehow you can't stop looking. Carpenter emerges as an addictive new talent, climbing inside the characters and opening them up for the reader to devour. What a wonderful debut!" (Helen Fields, author or Perfect Remains)

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    9/10/17
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    "Very Good."

    Excellent storyline and well performed by all narrators. Really enjoyed this book and will look for more by this author.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • FELICITY GAINARD
    9/4/17
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    "Boring"

    Glad this book has finished . Found it long drawn out and very boring and tedious.

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  • tracie
    9/2/17
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    "Didn't live up to the hype"

    Disappointing, slow moving and predictable. Narrators had annoying whine too which didn't enhance the experience. A shame

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