Friday

FFS (For Funds' sake): Vanished

Vanished: The truth about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann
Author: Danny Collins
Price: £4.79 (RRP: £7.99)
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The forward of the book states that 15 percent of royalties from the book will be donated to The Fund: Leaving no Stone Unturned.

On page xviii:
“Madeleine is a class act, the original cute little girl from a spotlight casting directory, picked out to break our hearts in the Hollywood blockbuster still unfolding in the touristy Algarve resort of Praia da Luz. If not spotlight, all the characters must be straight from Central Casting. There are mum and dad, the strong and silent heartthrob consultant Gerry and the cool and lissom Kate, beautiful in her greif but never red-eyed or blotchy. These two attractive thirty-somethings have become household names, veritable celebrities that knock the likes of Jade Goody and Shilpa Shetty far back into the wings.

It’s stuff of fantasy with the frail mother victimised by a cruel and arrogant Chief Inspector of Police with a reputation for long lunches and throwing female suspects [...]”

snippets of book here
discussion at The 3 Arguido's here (registration and sick bag required)