The Girl in the Van by Helen Matthews
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Wow! lots to unpack
Drugs, underage sex, human trafficking, untimely death, relationships, immigration issues; this thriller has them all. I usually read a lot lighter than this so I might need to back off a bit to Christian romance or something, maybe finish 2 sci-fi tales before I pick up one like this again.
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A tormented mother. An abandoned girl. A deadly game of survival.
What happened to Ellie?
Traumatised by events, Ellie’s mother, Laura, can’t bear to stay in the Welsh seaside town where she lives with her partner, Gareth. She escapes to London, breaking all ties with him, and refusing to tell anyone her new address.
After two years of living alone and working in a mundane job, Laura buys an old campervan and joins a singles holiday. Here, she meets Miriana, a teenage girl who bears a chilling resemblance to Ellie. As Laura uncovers Miriana’s story, she’s shocked by the parallels to her own life.
But stories can be dangerous, and someone out there will stop at nothing to prevent the truth about Ellie from coming out…
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