Ruth and Simon's romantic break is shattered by the news that their daughter, Heather, on holiday in Cornwall, has disappeared. The loss is more than they can bear and they separate. In time Ruth remarries and has a second daughter, Beatrice. Then Beatrice goes missing. While DI Grayson leads the search for Beatrice, DS Helen Walker re-examines what happened to Heather years before.
'Thrilling and atmospheric’ GUARDIAN
‘Impassioned, at times heartbreaking story … confirms Harvey as one of our most accomplished writers in any genre.’ SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
‘This book is quite possibly Harvey’s most authoritative in years: visceral, engaged and yes, unputdownable.’ INDEPENDENT