Helen Callaghan: Dear Amy

Book Review

Helen Callaghan: Dear Amy

Kate’s review of Dear Amy by Helen Callaghan was first published on her blog in May. You can read it here.

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Dear Amy

The blurb for book reads:

FIRST CLASS PSYCHOLOGICAL SUSPENSE FROM A MAJOR NEW VOICE IN FICTION

In her guise as ‘Dear Amy’, agony aunt for a local newspaper, Margot Lewis has dealt with all sorts of letters – but never one like this…

Dear Amy,

I’ve been kidnapped by a strange man.
I don’t know where I am.

Please help me,
Bethan Avery

This must be a cruel hoax. Because Bethan Avery has been missing for nearly two decades.

But as the present-day search intensifies for another missing schoolgirl, Margot is unnerved enough to take the letter to the police, hoping they will dismiss it as a sick joke.

Instead, they let Margot in on a little secret. One that confirms her darkest fears and tangles her up in the search for the sender, which could save one young girl’s life and cost Margot her own…

Our review of Dear Amy can be found here.

Helen Callaghan’s author page on the penguin books website has a great deal of useful and interesting information about her work. You can find out more by clicking here.

 

 

 

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