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This first book by Rachel North is excellent. I couldn't put it down and had to put other things on-hold until I had finished reading it and it's not often I can say that about a book. Rachel describes the horror and confusion of the London bombings of July 7 2005 in vivid detail. She also describes her struggle with the inevitable Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) that followed the bombings. Three years prior to being blown up on the London underground, Rachel had been viciously attacked, raped and left for dead in her home and this horrific episode is woven into the narrative. She was reading her own account of this assault in a magazine when her carriage exploded.
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