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The Death of Mrs. Westaway - Ruth Ware
The Death of Mrs. Westaway
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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, and The Lying Game comes Ruth Ware’s highly anticipated fourth novel.On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives a mysterious letter bequeathing her a substantial inheritance. She realizes very... show more
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, and The Lying Game comes Ruth Ware’s highly anticipated fourth novel.On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives a mysterious letter bequeathing her a substantial inheritance. She realizes very quickly that the letter was sent to the wrong person—but also that the cold-reading skills she’s honed as a tarot card reader might help her claim the money. Soon, Hal finds herself at the funeral of the deceased…where it dawns on her that there is something very, very wrong about this strange situation and the inheritance at the center of it. Full of spellbinding menace and told in Ruth Ware’s signature suspenseful style, this is an unputdownable thriller from the Agatha Christie of our time.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781501156212 (1501156217)
Publisher: Gallery/Scout Press
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
Category:
Mystery
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Thewanderingjew
Thewanderingjew rated it
4.0 Another good mystery by the author...hard to put down.
The Death of Mrs. Westaway, Ruth Ware, Author; Imogen Church, Narrator A young woman named Harriet Westaway works on a pier in London, reading the Tarot cards to gullible people. She is 21 and lives alone. Three years ago, her mother died in a tragic accident, and she was forced to leave school and ...
Kat's Books
Kat's Books rated it
4.5 Ruth Ware has done it again with this gothic mystery; Agatha Christie would be proud!
Ruth Ware has done it again! 'The Death of Mrs. Westaway' is even better than her last book, 'The Lying Game', and for me, that's saying quite a bit. I completely fell for Ware's writing and storytelling with that book (bonus points were given for taking me back to my boarding school days in Sussex)...
debbiekrenzer
debbiekrenzer rated it
3.5 Stars Creepy cover and the creepiness continued throughout this book. Then, strange things started happening to Hal.On a mission to deceive due to her circumstances, Hal discovers a heinous relative that will kill anyone who knows the truth.I must admit, while I enjoyed this book, I didn't get...
Girl Well Read
Girl Well Read rated it
4.0 The Death of Mrs. Westaway
A special thank you to NetGalley and Simon & Schuster Canada for an ARC in exchange for an honest review. Harriet, who goes by Hal, is down on her luck. She reads tarot cards on the Brighton pier and struggles to make ends meet. She is all alone after her mother was tragically is killed by a hit-...
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