When Will There Be Good News? by Kate Atkinson
In a quiet corner of rural Devon, a six-year-old girl witnesses an appaling crime. Thirty years later the man convicted of the crime is released from prison.In Edinburgh, sixteen-year-old Reggie, wise beyond her years, works as a nanny for a GP. But her employer has disappeared with her baby, and Reggie seems to be the only person who is worried. Across town, Detective Chief Inspector Louise Monroe is also looking for a missing person, unaware that hurtling towards her is a former acquaintance - Jackson Brodie - himself on a journey that is about to be fatally interrupted.