The young woman standing on Lottie's step was a stranger. She was clutching the hand of a young boy. `Help me,' she said to Lottie. `Please help me.'
One Monday morning, the body of a young pregnant woman is found. The same day, a mother and her son visit the house of Detective Lottie Parker, begging for help to find a lost friend.
Could this be the same girl?
When a second victim is discovered by the same man, with the murder bearing all the same hallmarks as the first, Lottie needs to work fast to discover how else the two were linked. Then two more girls go missing.
Detective Lottie Parker is a woman on the edge, haunted by her tragic past and struggling to keep her family together through difficult times. Can she fight her own demons and catch the killer before he claims another victim?
The Stolen Girls is a gripping and page-turning thriller that will leave you breathless. Perfect for fans of Rachel Abbott, Karin Slaughter and Robert Dugoni.
`THE BEST BOOK I'VE READ IN A LONG, LONG TIME! If I could have given it ten stars I would have!' Goodreads Reviewer
`A thrilling mystery with great characters and a dark and disturbing plot.' Deja Read
`A highly engrossing and very emotive story, tension which will keep you on the edge of your seat and not just chewing but chomping at those finger nails.' Jen Med's Book Reviews
`I absolutely, totally and utterly blinking loved reading The Stolen Girls and I can't wait to read more.' Ginger Book Geek
`Patricia has written another un-putdownable police procedural which is fast-paced and a page-turner of epic proportions.' Sweet Little Book Blog
`This is Patricia Gibney's second novel, following her amazing debut, The Missing Ones. I gave The Missing Ones 5 stars, and I liked this one even better, but alas, Goodreads won't let me give it 6 stars.' Dark Twisty Books
`What a book Not once is there a lull in the action. Not once did I want to put it down. Bring on the next Lottie Parker book.' Nigel Adams Bookworm
`Brilliant! Patricia Gibney has done it again! This author delivers every time, with every story!' Renita D'Silva
`A non-stop thrill ride! You won't want to get off!' Goodreads Reviewer
`Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant. I didn't think this could keep me as hooked and book one but by heck it did! Amazing, fantastic writing. I didn't want it to end!' Goodreads Reviewer
`Excellent book. Great storyline and characters. A real page turner.' Goodreads Reviewer
`I absolutely blitzed through this book. The style of writing makes it hard to put down and I vowed "just one more page" at least a hundred times. Another fantastic book from Patricia.' Goodreads Reviewer
`You seriously do not want to miss it.' Goodreads Reviewer
`This author is one to follow.' Goodreads Reviewer