I thought this was going to be a dire, full of suspense read. It started like that and proceeded like that but the end fell a bit flat for me. It was not the psychological thriller it was dubbed and I felt it did not do anything much for me.
The story in itself is straight forward. You meet someone unexpectedly, it is a total Cinderella moment and the attraction is felt by both parties. Unexpected road blocks ahead and these are ironed out in a rather unconventional manner (investigators etc) and the net result was a happy ending. The psychological part was that the sociopath was unexpected and not the person one expected it to be.
This was a short book ARC sent to me by Edelweiss. The author has written other books and I will be keeping an eye out for these.
Sounds like this one more of a novella with not much thought to the story itself. Tood badReplyDelete
I'm sorry this one didn't work for you. I find I am often disappointed with short stories written in this genre. They seem to leave something to be desired. Sounds like that was the case with this one.ReplyDelete
I think endings are so tough to write! I have read many books that are good until the end just doesn't work.ReplyDelete
Aw, that's too bad. I really want to read one of her books.ReplyDelete
Sorry this was a disappointment but maybe you'll like her other books more. I heard her speak at a conference once and her writing sounded interesting but I haven't read her books yet.ReplyDelete