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Acid Row. The name the beleaguered inhabitants give to their 'sink' estate.

A no-man's land of single mothers and fatherless children - where angry, alienated youth controls the streets. Into this battleground comes Sophie Morrison, a young doctor visiting a patient in Acid Row. Little does she know that she is entering the home of a known paedophile . . . and with reports circulating that a tormented child called Amy has disappeared, the vigilantes are out in force. Soon Sophie is trapped at the centre of a terrifying siege, with a man she has come to despise. Whipped to a frenzy by unsubstantiated rumour, the mob unleashes its hatred.

Against authority . . . the law . . . and the 'pervert'. 'Protecting Amy' becomes the catch-all defence for the terrible events that follow. And if murder is part of it, then so be it.

But is Amy really missing?

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Sophie Morrison is a young doctor visiting a patient in Acid Row, an estate where angry, alienated youth controls the streets. Little does she know that she is entering the home of a known paedophile, and soon Sophie is trapped at the centre of a terrifying siege.

Synopsis:

The mass market edition of Minette Walters eighth crime novel is about an angry mob that's out to avenge an alleged case of paedophilia. Walters' first five novels have been successfully adapted for the small screen by the BBC.

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ISBN:
9780330489461
Author:
WALTERS, MINETTE
Publisher:
Libri
Location:
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Edition Description:
NEW ED
Publication Date:
20020809
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
178 x 111 in.

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"Synopsis" by , Sophie Morrison is a young doctor visiting a patient in Acid Row, an estate where angry, alienated youth controls the streets. Little does she know that she is entering the home of a known paedophile, and soon Sophie is trapped at the centre of a terrifying siege.
"Synopsis" by , The mass market edition of Minette Walters eighth crime novel is about an angry mob that's out to avenge an alleged case of paedophilia. Walters' first five novels have been successfully adapted for the small screen by the BBC.
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