Embark on a thrilling journey with In Search of Lost Girls, the gripping second novel in the Boy & Girl Saga. Join Peter, dressed as a girl, as he courageously ventures forth to find his beloved soul-mate, Kate, cruelly torn from his embrace and held captive. Battling relentless gender fanatics, Peter’s quest becomes a test of resilience and determination. Meanwhile, Kate’s strength shines as she emerges as a beacon of hope in a harrowing girls’ orphanage, leading the charge to free her fellow captives. Will their paths converge once again? Find out in this captivating tale of love, empowerment, and the fight against adversity. Don’t miss your chance to be enthralled by In Search of Lost Girls.
What people are saying
I have just sat and read this book in a day – isn’t that what holidays are for? And I loved it. (…) One of the main themes is about being different, a theme so close to my heart. – Kate Lindley – author (on Facebook)
Chapter One – “… One … Two … Three …” Arthur W. Yong mentally paced out the empty cupboard. “That should be enough for the meddling brat.” He’d teach her not to mess with his stories….
Chapter Two – The school corridors drifted gently sideways, blurring as they did. Peter leaned against the wall to steady himself and shifted the weight from his crutches. His hands and arms ached. Closing his eyes, he took a deep breath. The doctor had been right, it was too early after the coma to return to school. But Peter had insisted….
More about the Boy & Girl Saga
Boy & Girl – Twelve-year-old Peter secretly dresses as a girl. Imagine his delight when he finds himself in the head of a girl. Yet, despite his wild hopes, that girl is not him. She’s Kaitling, the daughter of a mage in a beleaguered world. Peter has his own problems when a vicious new girl at school threatens to reveal his girly ways. Becoming friends, Kaitlin and Peter join forces to do battle with those who oppose them.
In Search of Lost Girls – Dressed as a girl, Peter sets out in search of his soul-mate Kate who has been ripped from his arms and kidnapped. In his quest, he is hounded by fanatics bent on eliminating those who mess with gender. Meanwhile, Kate has been dumped in a nightmarish girls’ orphanage where she emerges as a decisive figure in the rescue of her fellow orphans. Will the two ever be together again?
We Girls – Retain his androgynous ambiguity or say goodbye to his girlish self, such is the existential choice that besets Peter. Circumstances, however, force both him and Kate to take up other challenges. By straddling the line between child and adult, between carefree creativity and weighty responsibility, between play and work, they find imaginative ways to confront far-reaching problems on which adults persistently turn a blind eye.
Colourful People – What happens when a boy who dresses as a girl, but has no wish to transition, is confronted with a boisterous crowd of transgender youth in a desperate search for a safe haven? The fierce will to be themselves despite the determined opposition of society is common to both the Lost Girls and the Colourful People. Not surprising then that they join forces and advance together. (Currently being written)