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Breaking Away

(2012)
(The first book in the Breaking Away series)
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First book in the Breaking Away Series.

Laura Harrison is terrified. Her boyfriend Darryl is becoming more and more unstable and she's bearing the brunt of his aggression. Haunted by the horrors she suffered as a teenager at the hands of her stepfather and stepbrother, she recognises the danger she's in and knows she has to get away. Unfortunately she leaves it too late and Darryl viciously attacks her.

Zak Banks, Darryl's best friend and officer in the Manchester police force takes her under his wing, having secretly loved her for years. As their relationship develops things get even worse for Laura when the stalking starts and she is attacked. But who can she trust? When Zak's colleagues begin to suspect that he is behind the attacks on her, Laura is plunged into a nightmare that will force her to confront the many demons of her past.

Contains sex, strong language, violence and scenes of domestic abuse.

Genre: Mystery

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August 2012 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Breaking Away: The demons of the past are never truly gone. They only hide in the shadows (Breaking Away Series Book 1)
Author(s): Heather Atkinson
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