My Sister Milly
After fifteen years of agony, Gemma Dowler tells the shocking story of Milly's murder and the Dowler's fight for justice
'On 21 March 2002, a serial killer named Levi Bellfield stole my sister and sent our family to Hell . . .'
Everyone remembers the haunting headlines about missing schoolgirl Milly Dowler, the body found months later and the years it took for the killer, known to the police and living yards from where she vanished, to be arrested. Gemma Dowler tells the truth behind the headlines, writing of her beloved sister, the trial orchestrated by the killer, the devastating hacking scandal that brought down a national newspaper and how the family fought for justice every step of the way.
Praise for My Sister Milly
Tragic . . . poignant . . . full of emotional memoriesThe Mirror
[Gemma] opens up . . . the books serves as 'fighting spirit'Newcastle Journal
Inspired . . . the book to allows her voice to be heardOK! Magazine
Gemma Dowler has finally revealed how deep they sank in My Sister Milly . . . her family's story is told in their own wordsDaily Record
Compelling, an amazing bookJeremy Vine, BBC Radio 2
This is Gemma Dowler's powerful account, as seen on The One Show and This Morning . . . 'My name is Gemma Dowler. On 21 March 2002, a serial killer named Levi Bellfield stole my sister and sent our family to Hell . . .' Everyone thinks they know the story of Milly Dowler.From the publisher's description
The most honest and unsettling accountBBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour
Gemma's book paints happy memories of her sister, a quirky teen who loved music, dancing and playing the saxophoneReveal