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The Lost Child

(2019)
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From the global bestselling author of THE GIRL IN THE LETTER comes a gripping and heartbreaking novel of family secrets.

**Emily Gunnis's new novel The Midwife's Secret is available NOW**

'Utterly gripping, taut and powerful. An emotionally charged, compulsive, moving novel' Adele Parks
'Captivating and suspenseful' Jessica Fellowes
'I so enjoyed it. Twists and turns... Hours of gripping entertainment and a great many tears' Lesley Pearse
'A truly brilliant and moving read. I loved it' Karen Hamilton
'Loss, betrayal and a decades-old secret... BRILLIANT' Heat magazine

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Some secrets are locked away for years . . .

Rebecca Waterhouse is just thirteen when she witnesses her mother's death at the hand of her father in Seaview Cottage. But what else did she see?

Years later, Rebecca's daughters
Iris and Jessie know their mother will never speak of that terrible night. But when Jessie goes missing, with her gravely ill newborn, Iris realises the past may hold the key to her sister's disappearance.

With Jessie in trouble, Iris must unravel a twisting story of love and betrayal in her mother's family history.

Only then will
Seaview Cottage give up its dark and tragic secret...

*Previously published as The Lost Child*

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READERS ADORE EMILY GUNNIS'S MESMERISING NOVELS:

'A
wonderfully woven novel, full of family secrets that will sweep you away into another time. I loved it more than I could possibly convey in words' 5* Reader Review

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One of my reading highlights of the year and it has only made me more eager to read many more books from Emily Gunnis' 5* Reader Review

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I'd give this book 10* if I could' 5* Reader Review

'Wow! I
can't remember reading a book so quickly for a very long time. Couldn't put it down but didn't want it to finish. A must read' 5* Reader Review

'Written so beautifully,
such attention to detail, her words and mesmerising characters take hold of every emotion within you' 5* Reader Review

'This story grabbed hold of me and sucked me in.
Heartbreaking, emotional, gripping, suspenseful and will keep you on the edge of your seat right to the very last chapter' 5* Reader Review



Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Captivating and suspenseful." - Jessica Fellowes

"A truly brilliant and moving read. I loved it." - Karen Hamilton

"Utterly gripping, taut and powerful. Such an emotionally charged, compulsive, moving novel." - Adele Parks


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Used availability for Emily Gunnis's The Lost Child

Paperback Editions

April 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Lost Child: A spellbinding and heart-wrenching novel from the bestselling author of THE GIRL IN THE LETTER
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
ISBN: 1-4722-5505-4 / 978-1-4722-5505-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


January 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Lost Child: A spellbinding and heart-wrenching novel from the bestselling author of THE GIRL IN THE LETTER
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
ISBN: 1-4722-5506-2 / 978-1-4722-5506-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

August 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Missing Daughter
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
Publisher: Review
Availability: Amazon   


August 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Missing Daughter
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
Publisher: Review
Availability: Amazon AU   


August 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Missing Daughter
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
Publisher: Review
Availability: Amazon CA   


August 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Missing Daughter
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
Publisher: Review
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

August 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Missing Daughter: A spellbinding and heart-wrenching novel from the bestselling author of THE GIRL IN THE LETTER
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
Publisher: Review
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


August 2019 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Missing Daughter: A spellbinding and heart-wrenching novel from the bestselling author of THE GIRL IN THE LETTER
Author(s): Emily Gunnis
Publisher: Review
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU