Innocent Blood

£8.99

At 18, Philippa Palfrey, the confident adopted daughter of a celebrated academic, exercises her right to learn the names of her real parents. What she discovers is a terrible secret that will change her life forever.

ISBN: 9780571350766 Author: James, P. D. Publisher: Faber & Faber Publication Date: 7th February 2019 Imprint: Faber & Faber Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.914 (edition:23) Pages: 421 Language: English Edition: Reprint Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , , ,

A stand-alone thriller from P. D. James.

Philippa Palfrey, adopted as a child, believes herself to be the motherless, illegitimate daughter of an aristocratic father. At eighteen she exercises her right to find out the truth. What she discovers will change her life forever. Philippa enters a new and terrifying world and soon comes to realize that she is not the only one interested in her parents’ whereabouts.

Innocent Blood is both a mystery and a thriller, a superb novel that explores the themes of self-identity and the meaning of life.

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