The Edge of Nowhere

The Edge of Nowhere: Book 1 of The Edge of Nowhere Series

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 14/02/2013
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Synopsis

Becca King and her mother are on the run from her stepfather who has used Becca's talent for hearing 'whispers' to make a large and illegal sum of money. Now their options for safety are running out. In the town of Langley on Whidbey Island, Becca finds refuge in the home of her mother's childhood friend while her mother continues on to Canada in search of safety.

But on her first day in town Becca meets sixteen years old Derric Mathieson, a Ugandan orphan who was adopted as a ten-year-old by the town's Deputy Sheriff. Derric has a secret that no one on Whidbey Island knows. Derric and Becca form an un-severable bond. Becca is convinced that she's the only person who can truly help him, and just maybe Derric can convince Becca that life is too short to live on the run.

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9781444719970
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 318g
  • Dimensions: 197 x 164 x 27 mm

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The Edge of Nowhere
Well written teen fiction
I bought the first three books in the series because I am a fan of Elizabeth George. I was a bit surprised to realise the books were aimed at teenagers ( n... READ MORE
judith clark
The Edge of Nowhere
Disappointed
As a huge fan of Elizabeth's George's past work I was looking forward to this new book, and pleased to see it was set in my native Northwest Washington Sta... READ MORE
MaryClare