Hart returns with the story of a young boy's hunt for his missing sister, and the dark truths he uncovers in his North Carolina hometown.
Mystery Lovers Review:
When the police fail to find his missing twin, thirteen year old Johnny starts a methodical search for her. With an addict mother and missing father, this tight-lipped, resilient kid uses all of his resources to unearth the town’s dark secrets – and in doing so, discovers more than any kid should ever have to know. Meanwhile, Detective Clyde Hunt can’t let the case of the missing girl drop and when another child goes missing he finds himself drawn back into Johnny’s life. John Hart’s characters and plot twists in The Last Child make for a whopping good read and a heartrending conclusion. [MBN]