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The Boy in the Woods

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To protect her son, she’ll have to bury the truth.

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Sabine and Rory Sugar seem like a perfectly respectable family to their new neighbours. They’re popular and friendly, their two teenage boys quiet and courteous.

But when Rory starts staying late at work, and Sabine thinks she sees her son, Leo, in the woods apparently fighting with a girl, their seemingly perfect lives start to fall apart.

And when the girl is reported missing and the police turn up asking awkward questions, Sabine must decide whether to lie to protect her son, or risk Leo being arrested on suspicion of abduction.

Because when they find out that only a few months ago he was accused of the death of a fifteen-year-old girl who��d also mysteriously vanished, they’re bound to assume he’s guilty…

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Genre: Mystery

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