Chris Tomlin Sweetie

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Sweetie

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The author of Silent Sisters and Behind Closed Doors makes her fiction debut. Set in the summer of 1976 in London’s East End, a child disappears followed by a series of assaults on young children. There’s only so much the tight-knit community can take.

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It is the summer of 1976, the hottest summer on record.

In the heart of London’s bustling East End lies a tight-knit community of families.

But in the sweltering heat, a young girl called Chantal is snatched on her way home from school. The carefree and traditional way of life is shattered when her lifeless body is found. Then young Adam Ballantyne goes missing from his garden. As his mother frantically searches for the four year-old boy, panic creeps in and so the nightmare begins.

A series of horrific assaults on young children spreads through the neighbourhood, each one more brutal; there is only so much this close community can take. As they cling to one another for hope and survival, it is the women who take control. In a battle to protect their families and win back the innocence of their children.

About the Author:

Jenny Tomlin is happily married and living in France. With continuing support from her two children Martine and LJ, she still loves to write and enjoys family life to the full. She champions the causes of those charities that fight to wipe out abuse in all its forms, these include Barnardo's, Refuge, Red Cross and Domestic Violence Units, amongst others. Her other works have been in non-fiction: Behind Closed Doors, Silent Sisters and Not Alone.

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