CJ Daugherty’s world of literary escapism


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Christi Daugherty – also known as CJ Daugherty – is a best-selling writer of Young Adult thrillers and crime novels. As a child, she would lose herself in books and literary adventures as a way of coping with her own unstable and violent family life. Her father was controlling and abusive – her home was miserable until her mother plotted a secret midnight escape. Her latest book written as CJ Daugherty is called Number Ten. Presenter: Emily Webb Producer: Maryam Maruf Picture: Christi Daugherty Credit: Jack Jewers Any comments please email us on outlook@bbc.com

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