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Allegation

Allegation

‘There isn’t going to be an easy way to say this . . .’
An evil monster exposed?
‘. . . I’m afraid an allegation has been made’
Or an innocent father condemned?

A scandal will shake a small community to its very foundations.

Sandbeach, South Wales. Two women have come forward to make historical sexual allegations against a pillar of the local community, Matthew Cooper. And child-safeguarding protocol demands that Social Services remove the accused from his home and his family, while a formal assessment is carried out.

The Cooper case lands on the desk of inexperienced Social Worker, Kit Goddard. Although intrepid and intuitive, she is ill-prepared for such a high-profile case.

Kit finds herself navigating a local minefield of connections and class, reputations and rumour. Unsure whether her interference is a heroic intervention or a hurtful intrusion, she knows one thing: it will have an impact. The question is whether this impact will be to expose an iniquitous lie, or destroy an innocent life…
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 11th June 2020

Price: £16.99

ISBN-13: 9781529404654