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Dr Cat Lupo aches for another child, despite the psychosis which marked her first pregnancy. So when Ruby Winter, a small girl in need of help, arrives in the middle of the night, it seems like fate.
A devastating secret.
But as the events behind Ruby’s arrival emerge – her mother’s death, her connection to Cat – Cat questions whether her decision to help Ruby has put her own daughter at risk.
Do we get the children we deserve?
Cat’s research tells her there’s no such thing as evil. Her history tells her she’s paranoid. But her instincts tell her different. And as the police fight to control a sudden spate of riots raging across the capital, Cat faces a race against time of her own…
|Title||:||Give Me the Child|
|Number of Pages||:||384 pages|
September 29, 2017
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"Who was the creature, this mother, wife, psych, who looked like me and sounded like me, but who had never once in a dozen years suspected her husband of cheating, let alone having another child?"
Give Me the Child is a page-turner straightway! I...
July 24, 2017
This turned out an unexpected surprise to me as when I saw the title and read the blurb I thought I had the story pretty much in the bag, give or take. But, it was much more than I expected.
This is one hell of a dysfunctional family.
Cat is a child psychologist which comes in handy within her fami...
October 25, 2017
What a wonderful book; seemingly a long time in development, but all the better for the wait.
I stumbled across MJ McGrath through her High Artic novels set in the Canadian claimed Ellesmere Island. I have always loved her writing and the Inuit detective, Edie Kiglatuk was a delight. The three mys...
September 07, 2017
Imagine a knock on the door in the middle of the night, and you find your husband’s child stood on the door step, a child you had no idea even existed until that moment, well that’s pretty much the premise for Give Me A Child. Oh my what a tangled and gripping read this book turned out to be, wit...
September 08, 2017
***Did not finish***
This book was terrible! I kept reading in the hope that it would improve, and sat through it frustrated, until I decided I just couldn't put myself through it any further. I closed the book at chapter 17.
The things that annoyed me about it outweighed the small amount of thing...
August 30, 2017
I devoured this book when I read it. There was something very compulsive about Give Me The Child, almost like you know something bad is about to happen but you cant look away. That’s how I felt when I was reading it anyway!
Is it just me, or are kids possibly one of the creepiest plot devices in b...
December 17, 2017
This is how I felt reading this!
What if you've just allowed a deeply disturbed girl into your house and given her unsupervised access to your own daughter? Should you be scared? I would be!
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August 10, 2017
What starts as a sweet lil family story soon turns into the most dysfunctional family with a bunch of dirty secrets. I couldn't turn the pages fast enough!
July 08, 2017
I enjoyed this book, from the start to the finish i just needed to know what happens next. i received a copy of this book from net galley. if you like a story that keeps you wanting more then give this book a go. When Toms love child comes to live with them life will never be the same for them al...
June 18, 2017
Review nearer publication.