A mother's lie by Jo Crow. Clara McNair is running out of time to save her son, James. When the two-year-old is diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer, only an experimental treatment can save his life. She desperately needs money to pay for the surgery, but she’ll have to travel back to the site of her darkest memories to get it. a very moving yet shocking read. A fantastic read. read this in one go. Couldn't put it down. 5*.