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4.63  ·  Rating details ·  8 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Anelise sees crimes before they happen, but no one believes her.

Joe solves crimes. But the police don’t believe him either.

When Anelise sees a cyclist plunging into a quarry she rings 999, but when help arrives there’s no cyclist and no bike. The following week the accident happens for real. The cyclist survives, but did someone mean to kill him – and why?

Paperback, 290 pages
Published October 1st 2018 by @goldenscalemedia
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Jackie Law
Oct 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
Disbelieved, by Beth Webb, is YA crime fiction with a touch of the supernatural. Its protagonists are fifteen year old Anelise Skinner and seventeen year old Joseph Bonne, cousins whose peers refer to them disparagingly as Skin and Bone. Anelise’s mother is dead and her father is working abroad so she lives with her Aunt Genevieve, Joe’s mother. Genevieve Skinner is a professor of forensics, currently assisting in a criminal trial. Joe’s father no longer appears to be involved in their lives. ...more
Nov 11, 2018 added it
A delightful story for those who love suspense, mystery and intrigue…and the odd sprinkle of yummy sugar! Enjoy the friendship and wee romance, grit yourself with the bullying and drug-dealing, and visit the quarry, bike shop, and plenty more! From the first page to the last, this story has twists and turns that’ll keep you guessing! (I certainly was!) A recommended, page-turning treat.
Oct 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
'Disbelieved' is a proper page turner with characters to care about.
Is it because her mum’s dead and her dad’s away chasing giant snails in the jungle? Is it her crazy consumption of coloured sprinkles and sugar in general? Anelise is a bright teen who has enough trouble in her life what with bereavement and struggling to eat “normally”. Then she starts seeing crimes before they happen. But even her bff cousin Joe, more like a big warm brother, struggles to believe that. And then life and
Katie Dorey
May 26, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Excellent, quirky, funny and smart. Brilliant writing.
Nov 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing

You want a quirky, unique, contemporary novel with insightful and realistic characters? Real and witty dialogue? Fantastic structure and pace? Featuring an enviable friendship and shockingly well done research into the fascinating world of forensics?

Read Disbelieved by Beth Webb.

Overall? A brilliant YA crime thriller. Will be recommending.
Eleanor Welch
May 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Love the mix of "serious science" and mythical. Once started couldn't put it down because I wanted to find out the end-so many twists I didn't get it
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