From one of the UK’s best-loved novelists and the No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author of ‘Stolen’.
Charity Stratton's bleak childhood is changed for ever when both her parents are killed in a fire. Separated by the authorities from her younger brothers and sister, Charity is sent out to work as a skivvy in a boys' boarding school. Her loneliness and misery are eased when she falls deeply in love with the dashing but fickle sixth-former, Hugh Mainwaring, but when she discovers she is pregnant with Hugh's baby she soon realises just how alone she really is.
Determined to be reunited with her siblings and to make something of herself, Charity runs away to London and begins to forge a new life.
One good deed takes her into another world . . . Never Look Back was voted by readers as their favourite novel by the international bestseller Lesley Pearse. Read on for an excerpt.
23-year-old Katy is fascinated by the house across the street and the glamorous woman who lives there, Gloria. But who is the woman who arrives in the black car while Gloria is at work?