Christina's mother, Greta, walked out on her when she was just six years old. Now in her thirties, she has reached a desperate crossroads and goes on the run with her youngest child in a bid to find her mother and sanctuary from her husband and family.
Noelle Harrison was born in England and moved to Ireland in 1991. Her first novel, Beatrice, was published in 2004 and she has written many award winning plays and short stories. She lives in County Meath with her partner and their young son.