Great Entertainment - Telegraph
an unforgettable reading experience - The Times
Kennedy has pulled off another classy page-turner that engages, entertains and consoles - Independent
On the night of her 13th birthday, Jane Howard made a vow to her warring parents – she would never marry or have children. Many years and many lives later, she is a professor in Boston, in love with a brilliant, erratic man named Theo. And then Jane falls pregnant. Motherhood turns out to be a welcome surprise – but after a devastating turn of events she has no choice but to flee all she knows. Just when she has renounced life itself, the disappearance of a young girl pulls her back from the edge. Convinced that she knows more about the case than the police do, she is forced to make a decision – stay hidden or bring to light a shattering truth.