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Read doc ↠ The Last Child Hardcover ´ Thirteen year old Johnny Merrimon had the perfect life a warm home and loving parents; a twin sister Alyssa with whom he shared an irreplaceable bond He knew nothing of loss until the day Alyssa vanished from the side of a lonely street Now a year later Johnny finds himself isolated and alone failed by tThe wild to a forgotten place with a history of violence that goes back than a hundred years There they meet a giant of a man an escaped convict on his own tragic uest What they learn from him will shatter every notion Johnny had about the fate of his sister; it will lead them to another far place to a truth that will test both boys to the limitTraveling the wilderness between innocence and hard wisdom between hopelessness and faith The Last Child leaves all categories behind and establishes John Hart as a writer of uniue power Who is this author John Hart? Late to the party yet again? Damn Comparisons to Mr Grisham may be very well founded I don’t normally like to draw comparisons but this was mentioned on the insert of the back cover I’m impressed Not in a courtroom way but I really did love this book I also find it hard to use the words ‘favourite’ book of the year but this was awesome So glad to be a part of the Goodreads community yet again – thanks to the friends who steered me to this one I wouldn't have had this pleasure otherwise I love finding treasures It was uite the ride I was explaining just this morning the plot to my 11 year old son he was captivated I loved reading about Johnny a lad vigilante I enjoy fiction so I can enjoy the perks ie the little bits and pieces that wouldn't happen in the real world isn't that what it's all about? He was the epitome of cool despite the torrid nature of his circumstance His twin sister missing for a year his poor and brittle mum grieving and suffering against the hand of a despicable predator This book had it all At the core though it was all Johnny “Five times never caught Hunt shook his head and tried not to smile He really did like that kid”Hunt provided the wounded and strung out D character committed to the job like no other and his eually as committed partner Yoakum Johnny’s mum was also a favourite for me I liked following her journey Loved this parting offering “Jack Cross My Friend’I wholeheartedly recommend this book to all those readers out there who love a thriller and a mystery – it’s tops Loved loved loved loved it Can you tell?

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Thirteen year old Johnny Merrimon had the perfect life a warm home and loving parents; a twin sister Alyssa with whom he shared an irreplaceable bond He knew nothing of loss until the day Alyssa vanished from the side of a lonely street Now a year later Johnny finds himself isolated and alone failed by the people he'd been taught since birth to trust No one else believes that Alyssa is still alive but Johnny is certain that she is confident in a way that he can never fully explainDetermined to find his sister Johnny risks every 45 stars This is a thriller mystery about abducted and missing children but it stands head and shoulders above other treatments of that theme There are no gruesome details but there is rich characterization and subtle psychological exploration of the characters And there is plenty of riveting suspense Thirteen year old Johnny Merrimon has a twin sister Alyssa but she disappeared about a year ago Johnny’s father Spencer had been scheduled to pick up Alyssa from the library that night but was late so Alyssa had started home on her own Johnny’s best friend Jack Cross said he saw her get into a van Johnny’s mother Katherine blamed Spencer for Alyssa’s fate and he left them two weeks later Johnny’s mother fell apartAn old rival of Johnny’s dad Ken Holloway who had never gotten over Katherine moved into their lives keeping Katherine doped up and beating both her and Johnny Johnny concentrated on trying to find Alyssa And he prayed to God for three things an end to the pills and drugs; for the rest of his family to come home; and for Ken Holloway to die a slow and terrible deathAnother family was torn apart by Alyssa’s disappearance too Detective Clyde Hunt got so obsessed with the case that his wife left him and his high school aged son seemed to be in a permanent state of alienation At one point Hunt reflected that he knew he had a problem being addicted to his job but there was In the still and dark of the kitchen Hunt admitted for once that he did not much like his own son He loved him of course but he did not like him Not his attitudes his beliefs or his choices The boy had changed”Hunt’s withdrawal from his own family is mirrored by his increasing involvement with the Merrimons He sees what is happening with Katherine and Johnny and tries to help but they won’t let him; they felt he had let them down by not finding AlyssaOne year after Alyssa’s disappearance another girl goes missing Tiffany Shore Johnny is convinced that finding Tiffany is the key to finding Alyssa Hunt is determined not to lose another girl The tension ratchets up and oozes into your very bones as the characters race to learn something – anything – before it is too lateThis is a book you can’t stop reading with characters who seem like real people you care about a great deal Highly recommended

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The Last ChildThing to explore the dark side of his hometown It is a desperate terrifying search but Johnny is not as alone as he might think Detective Clyde Hunt has never stopped looking for Alyssa either and he has a soft spot for Johnny He watches over the boy and tries to keep him safe but when Johnny uncovers a dangerous lead and vows to follow it Hunt has no choice but to interveneThen a second child goes missingUndeterred by Hunt's threats or his mother's pleas Johnny enlists the help of his last friend and together they plunge into Hart does it again A heart thumping holy crap I need to keep reading adrenaline rush of a thriller that left me breathless with anticipationJohnny Merrimon is a 13'year old boy who is on the run His twin sister went missing than a year ago and he's taken it upon himself to find her His mom a drug addict and his dad abandoned them he has had to grow up and fend for himselfAs he gets closer to the truth he witnesses a murder but before the stranger dies he tells Johnny he's found herA southern grit thriller that had me in the shape of a pretzel with all of its twists Hart is a master thriller teller Thanks to Norma and Brenda for letting me hitch a ride on this exciting travelling sister journeyAll of our Traveling Sister Reads Reviews can be found on our blog