I Stop Some­where TE Carter

Cosmopolitan (UK) - - Know -

(Si­mon & Schus­ter, £7.99) HY­BRID Alice Se­bold’s The Lovely Bones meets Rox­ane Gay’s Not That Bad.

IN A NUT­SHELL El­lie’s boyfriend raped and mur­dered her, and now she’s trapped as a ghost, watch­ing him shat­ter the lives of other girls. Told through the past and present, while her fam­ily search for her body, it ex­am­ines how women are treated af­ter re­port­ing as­saults. Watch out: there are no happy end­ings here.

FIRST LINE “They call the houses ‘zom­bies’ and our town is full of them.”

READ IT In a cosy cot­tage in the Lake Dis­trict with choco­late and a blan­ket to hand. You’ll need com­fort.

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