DescriptionA student leaps to her death.
Was the girl who she said she was?
Unable to resist the investigative instincts that run in her blood, Sophie Sandilands finds herself unravelling a sinister operation that is trawling the foreign student market for its victims. But as Sophie works on tracking down the criminals, it becomes clear that someone knows about the ghosts in her own past. Is there anyone left that Sophie can trust?
Ghost Girls richly evokes the sights, smells, tastes and sounds of Sydney’s Chinatown, and imagines dark exploitative demands behind closed suburban doors.
‘Ferla has a gift for description and brings alive the small restaurants and dark corners of Sydney frequented mainly by foreign students. The characters are convincing and interesting and the plot, involving student visa fraud and the sex trade, up-to-date and chilling’ – SYDNEY MORNING HERALD
‘A riveting murder mystery about international students, violence, exploitation, sinister operatives in the underground sex world and identity fraud’ – AUSTRALIAN FINANCIAL REVIEW