In a Dark, Dark Wood
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, AND LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE An NPR Best Book of the Year, 2015 A ShelfAwareness Best Book of the Year, 2015 An Entertainment Weekly Summer Books Pick A Buzzfeed “31 Books to Get Excited About this Summer” Pick A... show more
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, AND LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE An NPR Best Book of the Year, 2015 A ShelfAwareness Best Book of the Year, 2015 An Entertainment Weekly Summer Books Pick A Buzzfeed “31 Books to Get Excited About this Summer” Pick A Publishers Weekly “Top Ten Mysteries and Thrillers” Pick A BookReporter Summer Reading Pick A New York Post “Best Novels to Read this Summer” Pick A Shelf Awareness “Book Expo America 2015 Buzz Book” Pick What should be a cozy and fun-filled weekend deep in the English countryside takes a sinister turn in Ruth Ware’s suspenseful, compulsive, and darkly twisted psychological thriller.Sometimes the only thing to fear…is yourself. When reclusive writer Leonora is invited to the English countryside for a weekend away, she reluctantly agrees to make the trip. But as the first night falls, revelations unfold among friends old and new, an unnerving memory shatters Leonora’s reserve, and a haunting realization creeps in: the party is not alone in the woods.
Format: Kindle Edition
Publish date: 2015-08-04
Publisher: Gallery/Scout Press
Pages no: 354
Edition language: English
So...what happened was, the book at first was very intriguing and I liked the dynamics and it quickly fell apart. I mean it just did not stick the landing at all. I guessed at who the victim was and who the villain was and when you find out the why of things you will laugh. Or maybe that was just me...
Excellent! Much better than The Woman in Cabin 10 and I thought that was an awesome, crisp read. Definitely recommend for anyone who's read Paula Hawkins or Ruth Ware's other books.
The novel starts with our protagonist running breathless and bloodsplattered through the snowy woods repeating a mans name, out of fear, or calling for help we don't know. Later, in a hospital, she has trouble piecing together what happened that weekend. Leonora receives an unexpected invitation to ...
Last night I had every intention of knocking out one of my 'must' read ARC's but I really was in the mood to just read whatever the hell I wanted, so I did and In a Dark, Dark Wood is what I chose. It was a good choice & the perfect story to read late at night when your home alone or everyone is in ...
In a Dark, Dark Wood is a fun and exciting psychological thriller. This novel sort of has a Gone Girl feel because it has a malicious character whose actions bulldoze three people. I know everyone is sick and tired of the Gone Girl comparison, but it accurately depicts what type of ride you’ll go on...