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Daniel Hunter has invested years defending lost causes as a lawyer in London. But his life changes when he is presented to Sebastian, an eleven-year-old implicated of murdering an innocent young boy.As he plunges into the muddy depths of Sebastian's distressed house life, Daniel reflects to his own childhood in foster care - and to Minnie, the woman whose love saved him, up until she, too, betrayed him so badly that he cut her out of his life.But what criminal offense
did Minnie commit that made Daniel neglect her for fifteen years? And will Daniel's identification with a kid on trial for murder make him question everything he ever thought in?Deeply mental and suspenseful, The Guilty One is both a legal thriller and a human story of love and redemption-and is already a worldwide phenomenon. * YOU CAN NOW ORDER LITTLE
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