'One of the most-talked about debut novels of 2020' Stylist'A new literary star' The TimesThe instant Sunday Times and New York Times bestsellerWhen Emira is apprehended at a supermarket for 'kidnapping' the white child she's actually babysitting, it sets off an explosive chain of events. Her employer Alix, a feminist blogger with the best of intentions, resolves to make things right. But Emira herself is aimless, broke and wary of Alix's desire to help.
When a surprising connection emerges between the two women, it sends them on a crash course that will upend everything they think they know - about themselves, each other, and the messy dynamics of privilege. __________________________*A REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICK**A ZOELLA BOOK CLUB PICK**A TIMES, STYLIST, ELLE AND GLAMOUR BEST BOOK OF 2020*'An essential new talent' Guardian'A funny, charismatic book that will fire off a million debates . .
. The one to watch' Sunday Times'I couldn't put this down' Jojo Moyes'Bites into the zeitgeist then spits it out with gusto' Stylist'Twists that made me gasp out loud . .
. A gripping page-turner' Madeline Miller'A beautiful tale of how we live now' Elizabeth Day'Charming, authentic and every bit as entertaining as it is calmly, intelligently damning' Observer