Title: The Tinderbox
Author: Jo Bannister
Six years after the disappearance of his daughter Cassie, Laurence Schofield begins a new search for her that leads him to London’s underworld, called the Tinderbox.
Laurence Schofield’s world was torn apart when his teenage daughter vanished. No trace was ever found. But six years later, a TV crew filming in London records a few seconds’ footage of a girl who just could be her. Schofield heads for the capital. But this isn’t the London of the tourist brochures: it’s the Tinderbox, an area of dangerous dereliction where the homeless have created an alternative society with its own rules . . .