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One More Chance

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15th November 2018

Price: £7.99

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Selected: Paperback / ISBN-13: 9780349700205

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‘A stunning debut . . . I loved every page’ CLARE MACKINTOSH

‘I loved this book. Its witchy, and sweaty and unputdownable. It takes a traditional thriller structure and turns it on it’s head’ DAISY JOHNSON

‘Refreshing, heartbreaking and magical . . . Every mother should read thisCATH WEEKS

‘A riveting and utterly convincing story, that shines a light on the shadows between right and wrong. A sensitive and thought-provoking into the lives of women’


Dani hasn’t had an easy life. She’s made some bad choices and now she’s paying the ultimate price; prison.

With her young daughter Bethany, growing up in foster care, Dani is determined to be free and reunited with her. There’s only one problem; Dani can’t stay out of trouble.

Dani’s new cellmate Martha is quiet and unassuming. There’s something about her that doesn’t add up. When Martha offers Dani one last chance at freedom, she doesn’t hesitate.

Everything she wants is on the outside, but Dani is stuck on the inside. Is it possible to break out when everyone is trying to keep you in . . .

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A brilliant insight into the life of a prisoner told in such a clever and sympathetic way. . . that will have you gripped to the very end.
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A fantastic read. 5*****
Net Galley User
The story was . . . refreshingly different from anything l have read before. Well worth reading.
Net Galley User
A gritty, honest read. Really enjoyed it!
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Just couldn't put it down
Net Galley User
A brilliant engrossing story and I can't wait to read more by Lucy Ayrton
Net Galley User
I loved this book. I loved the plot and the story arc. I loved Danni.
Cath Weeks
Refreshing, heartbreaking and magical; the most powerful first-person narrative I have read in years. Every mother should read this.
Jenny Blackhurst
'Hard to believe it's a debut! It's really accomplished and the main character was totally sympathetic with a refreshing and authentic voice that just carried me through the story. I couldn't put it down - that voice, honest and . . . utterly compelling.'
Oxford Times
Fascinating. Enlightening. Sobering.