Book - 2011
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15-year-old Belle's life is about to change forever. Not only is she about to realise that the house she's grown up in is a brothel, but when trouble breaks out and Belle finds herself the only witness to the murder of one of the girls, things take a turn for the sinister.
Publisher: London : Michael Joseph, 2011.
ISBN: 9780718157029
Characteristics: 588 pages ; 25 cm


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vicbutterfly Mar 27, 2015

This is an excellent book with lots of intrigue, romance, determination and humour BUT it also contains coarse language, sexual content and disturbing situations. This is the first in the 'Belle' series with 'The Promise' and 'The Survivor' being part 2 and 3.

Jan 03, 2015

This is a very good book which leaves you waiting anxiously for the sequel which is also excellent. It certainly does make you want to keep reading from cover to cover!

I felt it became a little predictable towards the end of the book but it is a really good read. Leasley Pearse really knew what she was doing!

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vicbutterfly Mar 27, 2015

vicbutterfly thinks this title is suitable for 16 years and over

Jan 03, 2015

MPLolohea thinks this title is suitable for 16 years and over

Sophie-Anne Jean-Baptiste thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 16 and 60


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When Belle Couper witnesses the murder of one of the girls who worked in her mother's brothel she is abducted and sent away.
While her family struggles with the thought that they might never see her again, Belle takes the oppourtunity to become the best of the best in a field in wich she was forced into.
With the tears and the deceit she will face, will she be able to go back to the ones who love her or accept the life she is to live and never look back?


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