The Missing Hours
‘A one-sitting read’ Jane Casey, ‘Wickedly intense’ Jennifer Hillier, ‘Compulsively readable’ Mail on Sunday
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‘Gripping’ Observer ‘A one-sitting read’ Jane Casey
‘Compulsively readable’ Mail on Sunday
She doesn’t remember. He won’t let her forget.
From a distance, Claudia Castro has it all: the famous family, the trust fund, thousands of Instagram followers, and a spot in NYU’s freshman class. But then one drunken night everything changes.
Her memory hazy, Claudia cuts herself off from her family, seeking solace in a new friendship, but when the rest of school comes back from spring break, Claudia is missing.
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