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    Review: The Burning by Laura Bates

    42427731The Burning by Laura Bates
    Genre: Contemporary
    Published by: Simon and Schuster
    Pages: 352
    Format: Paperback
    Release date: 21/02/2019
    Rating: ★★★★☆
    Summary: New school.
    Tick.
    New town.
    Tick.
    New surname.
    Tick.
    Social media profiles?
    Erased.

    There’s nothing to trace Anna back to her old life. Nothing to link her to the ‘incident’.

    At least that’s what she thinks … until the whispers start up again. As time begins to run out on her secrets, Anna finds herself irresistibly drawn to the tale of Maggie, a local girl accused of witchcraft centuries earlier. A girl whose story has terrifying parallels to Anna’s own…