GIVE ME THE CHILD Mel McGrath HQ £12.99
SHE’s an expert in child personality disorders, but Dr Cat Lupo’s struggling after her husband’s secret 11-year-old love child Ruby turns up on the doorstep one night. Her mother has been found dead, and despite the shock that husband Tom had a drunken one-night stand while she was Audrey five years before. The girls are drawn into an all-consuming mystery that summer. One that comes to haunt Jessie in the present day when she hopes moving into the old house will heal the problems in her own family. Totally compelling storytelling. having a difficult pregnancy with their daughter Freya, Cat feels she has to take Ruby in. She hopes the cuckoo in the nest won’t destroy her family relationships. But Ruby’s cold and calculating and soon Cat has reason to fear for Freya. It’s nail-biting!