Publishing history
Oxford University Press, 1977, illus the author
Penguin, pb, 1979, 1982
OUP, 1999

Jonathan Meredith is kidnapped, and really it’s very difficult to give a summary of this book without revealing the whole plot, but it’s an excellent look at how a devastating event affects families, and in particular how it affects the victim.

The Maybridge Series
The Team
Pennington’s Seventeenth Summer
The Beethoven Medal
Pennington’s Heir
Prove Yourself a Hero
A Midsummer Night’s Death
The Last Ditch (Free Rein)
Marion’s Angel

Other editions


K M Peyton