99 Red Balloons: A chillingly clever psychological thriller with a stomach-flipping twist
99 Red Balloons A chillingly clever psychological thriller with a stomach-flipping twist Author:Elisabeth Carpenter Two girls go missing, decades apart. What would you do if one was your daughter?Eight-year-old Grace is last seen in a sweetshop. Her mother Emma is living a nightmare. But as her loved ones rally around her, cracks begin to emerge. What are the emails sent between her husband and her sister? Why does her mother take so long to join the search? ... more »And is there more to the disappearance of her daughter than meets the eye?
Meanwhile, ageing widow Maggie Sharples sees a familiar face in the newspaper. A face that jolts her from the pain of her existence into a spiralling obsession with another girl ? the first girl who disappeared?
This is a gripping psychological thriller with a killer twist that will take your breath away.« less
It starts right off with the abduction of an 8 yr old girl, okay from that point it just gets confusing with so many characters added and chapters going from one POV to someone else POV and on and on
This style of writing I find just annoying and irritating and it looses my attention quick, reading is my passion but when I get a book like this one I don't waste my time after 100 pages (if I get that far), some reviewers say it's the second half that is good but who wants to waste their time on the first half if isn't any good, such a waste of time