Hollie Overton

The Runaway
  • The Runaway

  • The search for a teenage runaway sends her foster mother, a psychologist working for the LAPD, on a dangerous journey through Los Angeles' criminal underworld, in this gripping new thriller by the author of the international bestseller Baby Doll.

    You'll do anything to protect her.

    But you'll have to find her first.

    When LAPD forensic psychologist Becca Ortiz agrees to foster teenage runaway Ash, she knows she will love and protect her as her own daughter.

    Ash may have turned her back on her old life on the streets, but there is still one person who she can't bear to lose. Now he is about to drag her back into a dark world where nothing and no one is safe.

    How far will Becca go to save her daughter?

    And can she find her before it's too late?

    For more from Hollie Overton, check out these books:
    Baby Doll
    The Walls

    Praise for Hollie Overton’s heart-racing thrillers:

    ‘Stunning . . . Dark tale’ Heat

    ‘Moves at breakneck speed’ Stylist

    ‘Incredibly powerful’ Sunday Mirror

    ‘Kept me transfixed and entertained until the very last page’ Tess Gerritsen

RELEASED 03/10/2019

Bestselling author Hollie Overton is a television writer who has written for ABC Family, CBS and Lifetime. Overton's father was a member of the notorious Overton gang in Austin, Texas, and spent several years in prison for manslaughter. Raised by her single mother, Hollie an identical twin herself, draws on her unique childhood experiences to lend realism and compassion to her depictions of violence and complicated family dynamics.