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Shadow Child

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On the eve of World War I, Alix's two-year-old cousin Charlie disappears while in her care and is never seen again. Years later, Alix is haunted by the loss of her baby cousin. As the world descends into the horrors of war once more, the question remains: will Charlie Lanchbury ever be found?
Paperback, 558 pages
Published September 1st 1999 by Corgi Books
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Anja
Jun 02, 2013 Anja rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Meine Meinung:

Das Buch habe ich schon mehrmals gelesen und es halt mich immer wieder in seinen Bann gezogen. Wenn man es das erste mal liest ist man wirklich ständig am überlegen wie es denn ausgehen könnte, es gibt so viele Wege und doch kann man das Ende nicht vorrausahnen. Man ist ständig am nachdenken und grübeln weil das Buch einen so mitnimmt. Ich fand es auch sehr interessant zu lesen wie es nach so einem Schicksal in der Familie weitergeht, in welche Richtungen sich die Charaktere entwic
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Josie
Jul 17, 2009 Josie rated it really liked it
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Lara
Jun 03, 2013 Lara rated it really liked it
I'm a great fan of Judith Lennox and this book didn't disappoint, probably one of my favourites so far. I very much liked Alix the central character who the story is built around. Lots of other characters, fun, sadness, love, overwhelming grief, hatred, deceit - this book has it all. My one small criticism, is I felt the ending was a little rushed, otherwise a good read. Now are there anymore books by Judith Lennox I haven't yet read.....................
Rooserd
Apr 14, 2009 Rooserd rated it liked it
Gelezen : vertaald naar het nederlands.
"Schaduwkind"

Alix past als 14jarige op haar neefje. Maar tijdens een uitje verdwijnt hij en wordt hij niet meer teruggevonden. Dit feit bepaalt het verdere leven van vele mensen en in het bijzonder van Alix.
Kristy
Sep 12, 2009 Kristy rated it liked it
I enjoyed this book..a great read and I liked that I had a history lesson as well.
Cafe Three-zero
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Ecellent. Full of emotion and lifes troubles
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Good story, easy reading.
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