The World Before Us

The World Before Us

Audiobook CD - 2015 | Unabridged
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Fifteen-year-old Jane Standen was babysitting a young girl named Lily, who went missing. Lily was never found, leaving her family and Jane devastated. Twenty years later, Jane is an archivist at a small London museum. As she surveys the archives, she finds information related to another missing person: a woman who disappeared some 125 years ago in the same area Lily was lost. She finds details that are linked to her own life, and their story from years ago may help Jane find a way to move on.
Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, ℗2015, ©2014
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781101913369
Branch Call Number: HUN
Characteristics: 10 audio discs (12 hours, 30 minutes) : CD audio, digital ; 12 cm
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Additional Contributors: Hardingham, Fiona


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In The World Before Us by Aislinn Hunter, we meet Jane Standen, an archivist for a small London museum who is haunted by her past. When she was 15 years old, she lost sight of the 5-year-old girl who she was babysitting for only a few minutes during an adventure in the forest, and the young girl was never seen again. Now, she’s researching the similar disappearance of a woman... (more)

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