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Alice all'inferno

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Per la piccola Dani Sinclair la vita non è mai stata facile. La fredda notte d'inverno in cui è venuta al mondo, sua madre, un'adolescente dal passato doloroso, è scomparsa senza neppure curarsi di lasciare un nome alla bambina. Dodici anni dopo, la mancanza di amore ha trasformato Dani in una ragazzina timida e solitaria. A seguito delle violenze subite dalla madre adotti ...more
Brossura, 285 pages
Published 2009 by Newton Compton (first published November 3rd 2008)
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Chantelle
Sep 04, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Not the best of endings but a touching story that I'm happy to read again.
Kellie Mackrell
Oct 19, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book despite the content, I read this in one sitting as I just could not put it down
Emma
Feb 28, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Life was never going to be easy for little Dani Sinclair…

On a cold winter's night, a heavily pregnant teenage girl appears at a London hospital. She refuses to give her name, and gives birth to a baby girl. But immediately after the birth, she disappears, leaving the baby alone in the hospital. The child, named Dani after the midwife who delivered her, is put up for adoption.

Twelve years later Dani is living with a foster family. A vulnerable and unworldly girl, Dani is an inconvenience and alwa
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Den
Aug 22, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2013, true
Another book I wanted to read in one sitting as I needed to see if there was a happy ending for a little girl who had never asked for any trouble.
Dani was abandoned at birth and at first life with her foster parents wwas great, then they had kids of their own and her foster dad left, her foster mother then started abusing her and making her life hell. She was rescued from this situation and put into a children's home which was no better - the others bullied her and her case worker gave her the c
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Shanna Souza
Apr 16, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Omg !!! Amazing tragic story. I couldn't wait to see how it ended that I finished this book so fast. I imagined it like a movie playing. They should make it into a movie.
Barbara Kinsky
Mar 21, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Brilliant book!! I like the fact it is fast-paced and I couldn't wait to see whether she would find her little girl and what would happen to the "baddies".
Emma
Apr 14, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I loved this story. made me want to shake some people, but that's good to incite such emotion!!
Aleasha
Could not put this down. So sad and terrifying! I was on edge the entire time reading it!
Renee
Oct 29, 2011 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Heartwrenching and very sad. Follows the life of a young girl who is abused and then is reunited with the mother who abandoned her at birth.
TeasingArt
Apr 15, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
You just have to keep on turning the pages.
Gemma Prowse
Mar 11, 2010 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Excelent,cudnt put it down xxx
Mary
a very good book
Andrea
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brilliant book from start to finish.
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