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Tideline - Penny Hancock
Tideline
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Product Description One winter's afternoon, voice coach Sonia opens the door of her beautiful riverside home to fifteen-year-old Jez, the nephew of a family friend. He's come to borrow some music. Sonia invites him in and soon decides that she isn't going to let him leave. As Sonia's desire to... show more
Product Description
One winter's afternoon, voice coach Sonia opens the door of her beautiful riverside home to fifteen-year-old Jez, the nephew of a family friend. He's come to borrow some music. Sonia invites him in and soon decides that she isn't going to let him leave. As Sonia's desire to keep Jez hidden and protected from the outside world becomes all the more overpowering, she is haunted by memories of an intense teenage relationship, which gradually reveal a terrifying truth. The River House, Sonia's home since childhood, holds secrets within its walls. And outside, on the shores of the Thames, new ones are coming in on the tide...
About the Author
After several years in London, Penny Hancock now lives in Cambridge with her husband and three children. She is a part-time primary school teacher at a speech and language school and has travelled extensively as a language teacher. This is her first novel.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781849837682 (1849837686)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
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Zahnfeen-Welt
Zahnfeen-Welt rated it
4.5 Etwas seltsam mit seltsamen Ende und doch ein kleiner Pageturner
Plötzlich stand er vor ihrer Tür. Sie beschloss, ihn bei sich zu behalten. Für immer. Sonia liebt das alte Haus an der Themse, in dem sie schon ihre Kindheit verbracht hat und in dem sie jetzt mit ihrem Mann Greg lebt. Doch eines Tages geschieht etwas, das ihren geordneten Alltag in den Grundfesten ...
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4.0 Tideline [Hardcover]
Story: One winter's afternoon, voice coach Sonia opens the door of her beautiful riverside home to fifteen-year-old Jez, the nephew of a family friend. He's come to borrow some music. Sonia invites him in and soon decides that she isn't going to let him leave. As Sonia's desire to keep Jez hidden an...
Bookishly Me
Bookishly Me rated it
When I received this book and read the backcover I wasn’t all to eager to read it. But once I started reading Tideline I was pleasently surprised. This story is wel written and the ending holds a big, but disturbing surprise.The 15 year old Jez stops by the River House to borrow some music and that ...
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