When Antonia Weblock's four-year-old daughter, Charlotte, vanishes from the local playground, the police pull out all the stops to find her. But even as they search, Antonia finds herself vilified by the press for putting her child at risk for the sake of her successful City career.
Desperately in need of support she turns to her cousin, Trish Maguire, for help. As a barrister specialising in cases involving children, Trish knows exactly what can happen to them at the hands of abusive adults, and she is determined to do anything to find out what has happened. But suddendly Trish finds herself at the top of the list of suspects and her search for answers become even more urgent, as both Charlotte's life and her own freedom are threatened.
Original title: Creeping Ivy
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery