The Dead Won't Sleep by Anna Smith
By Anna Smith
The physique of a tender teenage hooker is located washed up at the seashore close to Glasgow. This stark occasion slightly captures a headline within the cynical international of tabloid newspapers. it truly is Glasgow within the Nineteen Nineties and the sufferer is simply one other lifeless heroin addict. yet Tracey Eadie used to be in simple terms fourteen years outdated and got here from a children's domestic in Glasgow. How did she get from there to the place she is now?
One of Tracey's buddies in the street contacts Rosie Gilmour, a tabloid journalist. She provides Rosie a tip off that's dynamite, too sizzling to print yet very unlikely to disregard. Rosie has lined many darkish tales in her profession. Her history has lots in universal with Tracey's and her personal lifestyles can have long past both way.
Her research exposes a sordid story of corruption and baby abuse that leads from the murky streets of Glasgow to the very most sensible of the institution. For Rosie, it's the purely tale worthy telling, yet she quickly discovers that the forces united opposed to her will cease at not anything to ensure not anyone ever will get to the reality.
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