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A Silken Thread by Frankie Kay
A Silken Thread by Frankie Kay
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5.0 out of 5 stars An enthralling story, 13 Feb 2014
Definitely a 'can't put it down' book.
One strand of this multi-faceted story concerns the search for a missing heiress, while the widowed investigator becomes drawn to a beautiful but paradoxical estate agent.
The main theme concerns the relationship between the heiress, a lonely and neglected Aspergers sufferer, and a mysterious coloured man with a deep hatred of white people, who initially manipulates her for his own gratification. The changing dynamic between the two is skilfully developed, as he masterminds her development into a socially functioning and successful business woman. The girl's diaries offer a startling insight into the Aspergers' view of the world, changing… Read more

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