The Book That Made Me: Philip Reeve 16/10/19
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's
The third book in Sophie McKenzie’s trilogy about the sisters Lauren, Madison and Shelby, each of whom have suffered traumatic events in their pre-teen years, Missing Me introduces us again to Madison, now a teenager, and to Lauren now about to give birth to her boyfriend Jem’s baby. When Madison discovers who her birth father is, she makes friends with a group of teenagers whose parents are incredibly rich, but soon finds herself caught up in a criminal organisation - and in grave danger.
Issues of ethics and loyalty are central to this story, in which Madison must cope with her complex relationships with her adoptive family and friends, as well as her emerging relationship with her birth father. This installment of the Missing series is an exciting and often frightening roller-caster ride full of adventure and mystery.