Publisher: Indigo

Eve had a sister, Rosie, who was walking through a park when some boys she passed took exception to her clothing style. They beat her up, eventually killing her. Can Eve ever recover from the terrible grief she bears?

The beating was seen by Anthony. Anthony is a boy full of fear. He and his mother were victims of domestic violence and are trying to build a new life. When Anthony witnesses the beating in the park - he freezes. Can he ever forgive himself for his failure?

Eve and Anthony find themselves attending the same school. How can they deal with the dreadful event that both connects and separates them?

A hard-hitting story about love and hate, prejudice and forgiveness, inspired by a real event.

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