That girl from nowhere by Dorothy Koomson
Can you have a future without knowing your past?
Clemency Smittson was adopted as a baby and the only connection to her birth mother is a cardboard box hand-decorated with butterflies. Now an adult, Clem moves to Brighton, where she was born, and meets someone who knows all about the butterfly box and what happened to her birth parents.
As the shocking secrets about her adoption and childhood start to unravel, Clem has to decide if the cost of having contact with her first family is a price too high to pay…