I chose Gaslight because it offers everything I crave in a story: a courageous heroine, dark nights, darker intentions, and redemptive sparks of light.

Gaslight

Children's book

Written by by Eloise Williams

Rebecca F. John

Rebecca F. John is a Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award and Costa First Novel Award shortlisted writer of long and short form fiction, a committed dog-lady, and obsessive reader. She tweets at @Rebecca_Writer.