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Kate Atkinson, credit: Helen Clyne. Related articles. What we're reading in June. Jackson Brodie is back: extract from Big Sky. In the present-day story, Tracy is still big and graceless. Although the mother was said to be a prostitute, the boy spoke of a father and a sister.
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Over the years, Tracy has seen many mistreated children she wished she could have helped. When she sees little Courtney mistreated in the mall by Kelly Cross, a well-known prostitute, addict and thief, Tracy impulsively pays cash for the girl and takes off with her. The paths of Tracy and Jackson continue to cross as consequences of the crime from the seventies keep popping up in present-day events.
Tracy also tries to talk to Linda for help with the identity of her newly acquired child, Courtney. We meet some of the police officers who were involved with the investigation of the murder and who now take an interest in the current murder of another prostitute, who turns out to be the one shown on the shopping mall security tape mistreating little Courtney.
To further complicate the plot, Jackson is also on a personal quest, searching for Tessa, who seduced and married him, robbed him of his fortune, and then disappeared. He is drawn to missing-person stories. She skips through the difficult steps required to balance the reader's need for satisfying and surprising resolution with a realist's view of human nature and the messiness of real-life criminality Daily Telegraph A wonderful stylist Whatever she goes on to write, she leaves Jackson Brodie at a suspenseful and pivotal moment.
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