The second novel in Elizabeth George's YA series, which combines her trademark flair for mystery and suspense with the paranormal.
A mysterious girl who won t speak; a coal black seal named Nera that returns to the same place every year; a bitter feud of unknown origin... strange things are happening on Whidbey Island, and Becca King, is drawn into the maelstrom of events.
But Becca has her own secrets to hide. Still on the run from her criminal stepfather, Becca is living in a secret location. Even Derric, the Ugandan orphan with whom Becca shares a close, romantic relationship, can t be allowed to know her whereabouts. As the secrets of past and present are revealed, Becca becomes aware of her growing paranormal powers, and events build to a shocking climax anticipated by no one.
Acclaimed author Elizabeth George brings her extraordinary talents to this intriguing story that blends mystery and myth.
About the Author
Elizabeth George is the author of highly acclaimed novels of psychological suspense. Her first novel, A Great Deliverance, was honoured with the Anthony and Agatha Best First Novel awards in America and received the Grand Prix de Litt rature Polici re in France; Well-Schooled in Murder was awarded the prestigious German prize for international mystery fiction, the MIMI '1990'. Her novels have been adapted for television by the BBC as the Inspector Lynley Mysteries. An Edgar and Macavity Nominee as well as an international bestselling author, Elizabeth George lives in Whidbey Island in the state of Washington.
Series: The Edge of Nowhere Series
Number Of Pages: 400
Published: 11th March 2014
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.5 x 13.7 x 3.0
Weight (kg): 0.41
Edition Number: 1