By Maggie O'Farrell, abridged by Sally Marmion.
The extraordinary and horrifying story of a young girl who defied the strict conventions of her class and time.
Read by Hannah Gordon, Frances Grey and Eleanor Bron.It begins with two girls at a dance.
One sits on a chair, opening and shutting a dance-card with gloved fingers.
The other stands beside her, watching the dance unfold: the circling couples, the bounce of the floor.
It begins here.
The haunting story of a terrible family secret and a life stolen.