Lisa Jewell From bestselling author of The Family Upstairs: a missing woman, an abandoned mansion, family trauma, and deep buried secrets. It can only be Lisa Jewell. Don’t go near the house in the woods - It's late at night and Kim is waiting. Her daughter, Tallulah, is out on a date, and hasn't returned. Desperate to find out where she might be, Kim contacts her friends, and discovers that Tallulah was last seen heading to a party at a house in the woods. The locals call it Dark Place. Two years on, the mystery of Tallulah's disappearance remains unsolved. But could a note discovered in the woods lead to the truth about what happened that night? Chaired by Stephanie Finnon BBC Newcastle Book now 'Mother of God, Lisa Jewell's on fire. The Night She Disappeared is UNBELIEVABLY good. I was utterly utterly agog.' MARIAN KEYES'365 pages of insane suspense. I loved it.' LEE CHILD We would like to reassure you that Hexham Book Festival events will be delivered with your safety in mind, and in full accordance with Government guidelines available at the time. Booking for this event has now closed.