The Child

The Child
Publisher Penguin
Release Date
Category Fiction
Total Pages 384
ISBN 9780143197744
Rating 3.5/5 from 43 reviews
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The author of the stunning New York Times bestseller The Widow returns with a brand-new novel of twisting psychological suspense As an old house is demolished in a gentrifying section of London, a workman discovers a tiny skeleton, buried for years. For journalist Kate Waters, it’s a story that deserves attention. She cobbles together a piece for her newspaper, but at a loss for answers, she can only pose a question: Who is the Building Site Baby? As Kate investigates, she unearths connections to a crime that rocked the city decades earlier: A newborn baby was stolen from the maternity ward in a local hospital and was never found. Her heartbroken parents were left devastated by the loss. But there is more to the story, and Kate is drawn—house by house—into the pasts of the people who once lived in this neighborhood that has given up its greatest mystery. And she soon finds herself the keeper of unexpected secrets that erupt in the lives of three women—and torn between what she can and cannot tell…

The Child
  • Author : Fiona Barton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-06-27

The author of the stunning New York Times bestseller The Widow returns with a brand-new novel of twisting psychological suspense As an old house is demolished in a gentrifying section of London, a workman discovers a tiny skeleton, buried for years. For journalist Kate Waters, it’s a story that

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The Child
  • Author : Fiona Barton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-06-27

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Widow comes a twisting novel of psychological suspense—as seen in People, Entertainment Weekly, Time, USA Today, Bustle, Good Housekeeping.com, HelloGiggles, The Boston Globe, PureWow, The Dallas Morning News, and more! “The Child is a perfect blend of beach read

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The Child
  • Author : Fiona Barton
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2017-06-29

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, NOW A RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICK ‘Clever and compelling. You’ll love THE CHILD’ Clare Mackintosh, author of LET ME LIE ‘An engrossing, irresistible story about the coming to light of a long-buried secret. An absolutely fabulous read - I loved it!’ Shari Lapena,

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Spinning the Child
  • Author : Liam Maloy
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-10-02

Spinning the Child examines music for children on records, radio and television by assessing how ideals of entertainment, education, ‘the child’ and ‘the family’ have been communicated through folk music, the BBC’s children’s radio broadcasting, the children’s songs of Woody Guthrie, Sesame Street, The Muppet Show and

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The Voice of the Child
  • Author : Julia Maria Gouldsboro
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-10-31

If we want children to be successful, confident, independent learners, we need to relearn the skill of truly listening. The Voice of the Child builds on a number of theories which recognise the importance of interacting with, and listening, to the children in our care, and demonstrates how these can

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The Discovery of the Child
  • Author : Maria Montessori
  • Publisher : Aakar Books
  • Release Date : 2004

Maria Montessori (1870 1952), Italian Physician And Educationist, Born In Rome, The First Woman In Italy To Receive A Medical Degree (1894), She Founded A School For Children With Learning Disabilities (1899 1901), And Developed A System Of Education For Children Of Three To Six Based On Spontaneity Of Expression And Freedom From Restraint. The

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The Children s Book
  • Author : A. S. Byatt
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Release Date : 2009-11-03

From the renowned author of Possession, The Children’s Book is the absorbing story of the close of what has been called the Edwardian summer: the deceptively languid, blissful period that ended with the cataclysmic destruction of World War I. In this compelling novel, A.S. Byatt summons up a

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The Child Poet
  • Author : Homero Aridjis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-02-16

This work, narrated in a succession of interconnected vignettes, provides a portrait of Homero Aridjis in his pre-poet years. A child at a time when sights and sensations were still delivered at their purest, when each day brought new perceptions of his mother and his father, when every villager in

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In the Name of the Child
  • Author : Roger Cooter
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-02-01

Recent revelations of child abuse have highlighted the need for understanding the historical background to current attitudes towards child health and welfare. In the Name of the Child explores a variety of professional, social, political and cultural constructions of the child in the decades around the First World War. It

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Working with the Child from Two to Six
  • Author : Ohio. Department of Education
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1952

Read online Working with the Child from Two to Six written by Ohio. Department of Education, published by which was released on 1952. Download full Working with the Child from Two to Six Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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The Baby Book
  • Author : William Sears,Martha Sears,Robert Sears,James Sears
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2008-11-16

The classic guide of the post-Dr. Spock generation has been revised to include the latest information on virtually every aspect of infant and baby care. THE BABY BOOK is unrivaled in its scope and authority, and presents a practical, contemporary approach to parenting that reflects the way we live today.

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Maternal Sentencing and the Rights of the Child
  • Author : Shona Minson
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-12-24

This book brings to life the experiences of children affected by maternal imprisonment, and provides unique, in-depth analysis of judicial thinking on this issue. It explores the experiences of children whose mothers are sentenced to imprisonment in England and Wales and contrasts their state-sanctioned separation from their mothers in the

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Philipp Otto Runge and the Cult of the Child
  • Author : Sharon Woodward Duque
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988

Read online Philipp Otto Runge and the Cult of the Child written by Sharon Woodward Duque, published by which was released on 1988. Download full Philipp Otto Runge and the Cult of the Child Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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European Asylum Law and the Rights of the Child
  • Author : Ciara Smyth
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-07-11

The child asylum seeker poses unique challenges for reception and refugee status determination systems, not least because the child is entitled to have his or her rights as a child respected as a matter of international and regional human rights law. In the last decade the European Union has increasingly

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The Child s Mind
  • Author : John White
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-11-01

How does a child's mind work? And what should parents know about it to help them in their daily interaction with children? This book is a fascinating, non-technical introduction to the mental life of the child. Written in a simple, accessible way for those without an academic background in philosophy,

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