Haven Woods is suburban heaven, a great place to raise a family. It's close to the city, quiet, with great schools and its own hospital right up the road. Property values are climbing, and the crime rate is practically nonexistent. Paula Wittmore hasn't been back to Haven Woods since she left... show more
Haven Woods is suburban heaven, a great place to raise a family. It's close to the city, quiet, with great schools and its own hospital right up the road. Property values are climbing, and the crime rate is practically nonexistent. Paula Wittmore hasn't been back to Haven Woods since she left as a disgraced teenager. Now she's returning to care for her suddenly ailing mother, and she's bringing her daughter and a pile of emotional baggage. She's also bringing, unknowingly, the last chance for her mother's closest frenemies . . . twelve women bound together by a powerful secret that requires the sacrifice of a thirteenth.
Publish date: March 27th 2012
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
, Urban Fantasy
, Mystery Thriller
Good Lord, this book was painful. This book had me wishing I didn't write a book blog that I read this for. Can you just say "simplistic"?? There was no character to this book, whatsoever and it fell extremely flat. Part of it came off as whiny, particularly in the teenage daughter. I had barely lik...
'The Thirteen' by Susie Moloney is a story of love, sacrifice and witches. It's also a tale of suburbia and how far people are willing to go to get what they want.Paula and her daugher, Rowan, are heading back to Haven Woods, a perfect piece of surburbia. The homes are all lovely, and the women dres...
This is the pour-and-bake brownie of books: easy, junky, tasty, fast, and fun. And like those insta-brownies, this book was kind of a weekend lifesaver for me.My mother went to the hospital on Thursday and this book spent the weekend with me, alleviating two long nights sleeping in a hospital chair...
This book was described as “The Witches of Eastwick” meets “Desperate Housewives.” The minute I read that description I was interested in discovering what kind of world I would find in The Thirteen. Unfortunately, while I think Moloney was able to hit some good notes in this book, overall, it was ...