Then She Was Gone

In the last few years the genre of psychological mystery thriller has become highly popular. With ample leisure time on your hands now at this peak holiday period, why not indulge in some heart starter fiction? Lisa Jewell ( offers us ‘Then She Was Gone’. The summary is as follows.


Ellie was fifteen, her mother’s golden girl. She had her whole life ahead of her.
And then, in the blink of an eye, Ellie was gone. Ten years on, Laurel has never given up hope of finding her daughter. And then she meets a charming and charismatic stranger who sweeps her off her feet. But what really takes her breath away is when she meets his nine-year-old daughter. She bears a striking resemblance to Ellie. Now all those unanswered questions that have haunted Laurel come flooding back.


Find out what really happened to Ellie, and who created so many secrets. Enquire at your local library.  Check if this new mystery title is in stock by consulting the online catalogue at



432 pages in Century

First published 2017

ISBN  978-1780896427



Lisa Jewell

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