The Girl in the Red CoateBook - 2015
Eight-year-old Carmel has always been different. Her mother Beth, newly single, worries about her daughter's strangeness, especially as she is trying to rebuild a life for the two of them on her own. When she takes Carmel for an outing to a local festival, her worst fear is realised: Carmel disappears into the crowd. Unable to accept the possibility that her daughter might be gone for good, Beth embarks on a mission to find her. Meanwhile, Carmel begins an extraordinary and terrifying journey of her own, with a man who believes she is a saviour.
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2015
Branch Call Number: FICTION Ham
Description: 1 online resource
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From Library Staff
Carmel has been "going missing" since she was eight. But her disappearance at a local festival feels ... different.