Pretty Girl 13 by Liz Coley
“FOR THREE LONG YEARS ALL I´VE EVER WANTED WAS TO KNOW WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU…NOW I DON´T HONESTLY KNOW IF I WANT YOU TO REMEMBER”
Angie Chapman was thirteen years old when she went into the woods on a Girl Scout camping trip, there she became without noticing, the Lost Girl for the authorities, the newspapers, her family and friends…Angie returns home just to find out that it's three years later and she's sixteen—or at least that's what everyone tells her. With the fact that she can´t remember anything of those lost years, it seems like she has even lost herself.
With a tremendous amount of courage and support from unexpected friends, Angie starts a journey into the darkest corners of her mind to put together the fragments of her lost time. Where has she been, who has been living her life, and what is hiding behind the terrible blankness? But there are secrets you can’t even tell yourself .
What do you do when you remember things you wish you could forget?
Pretty Girl-13 is a disturbing and powerful psychological thriller about a girl who must piece together the story of her kidnapping and captivity and then piece together her own identity but it´s also about accepting our whole selves, and the healing power of courage, hope, and love.