Try to leave and I'll find you...
Tess is trapped in a desperate situation - her violent partner now threatening not just Tess, but their daughter as well.
A chance meeting offers a way out, and a road trip back to the heart of Tess's past, and the family she's left behind. But can she ever trust again?
An electrifying story from the bestselling author of The Convent...
About the Author
Maureen McCarthy is the ninth of ten children and grew up on a farm near Yea in Victoria. After working for a while as an art teacher, Maureen became a full-time writer. Her novels for young adults include The Convent, Somebody's Crying, Rose By Any Other Name and her much loved bestseller Queen Kat, Carmel and St Jude Get a Life, which was made into a highly successful 4-part mini-series for ABC TV. Her books for children include Careful What You Wish For and Flash Jack.
Interwoven with family mysteries and peopled with complex, convincing characters, this is a compelling tale. * Adelaide Advertiser *
McCarthy's book couldn't be more timely... This is an engaging and at times gripping book. It's well worth picking up. * Big Issue (Australia) *
Teenager / Young Adult
For Ages: 15 - 18 years old
For Grades: 10+
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: 1st May 2015
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.3
Weight (kg): 0.49