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Gilly McMillan

Teoksen What She Knew tekijä

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Sisältää nimet: GILLY MCMILLAN, MacMillan, Gilly.


Tekijän teokset

What She Knew (2015) 1,513 kappaletta, 93 arvostelua
The Perfect Girl (2015) 810 kappaletta, 52 arvostelua
The Nanny (2019) 615 kappaletta, 48 arvostelua
I Know You Know (2018) 420 kappaletta, 31 arvostelua
Odd Child Out (2017) 366 kappaletta, 31 arvostelua
To Tell You the Truth (2020) 315 kappaletta, 19 arvostelua
The Long Weekend (2022) 262 kappaletta, 15 arvostelua
The Manor House (2023) 104 kappaletta, 8 arvostelua
The Manor House Intl: A Novel (2023) 18 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
The Fall (2023) 9 kappaletta
The Fall (2023) 4 kappaletta
Spálená obloha (2016) 1 kappale

Associated Works

Reader's Digest Select Editions 2021 v04 #379 (2021) — Tekijä — 4 kappaletta

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***** SPOILER ALERT ******

This book is about a 20 yr old murder of 2 little boys....Charlie and Scott.....a mentally challenged young man....Sid....was charged and convinced with the crime. Sid maintained his innocence his entire incarceration.....until finally committing suicide. Many people in the community, and involved in the case believed Sid was framed.

Charlie and Scott's best friend Cody only survived by a stroke of luck. After Sids suicide Cody starts a podcast about finding the real killer.

The other main characters here are Charlies Mother Jess....who was a drug addict and terrible Mother and holds some culpability for the boys death, because she wasn't home when the boys were supposed to be with her.....and Detective Fletcher.....who found the boys 20 yrs ago and still has a deep interest in keeping the case " solved" because his hands aren't exactly clean. Jess found a new lease on life and has a husband and daughter now.

Many twist and turns ensue, and a long cast of characters means that its difficult to figure out " whodunit". That.....and the podcast intro to each chapter....are the only high points of this book. It basically ends up being a Jess story.....which was deeply disappointing.....this could have been great....it had loads of potential. Jess is an unlikable character and I didn't feel any sympathy for her. The whole story was ruined for me by the ending and the poor Jess narrative.
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Jfranklin592262 | 30 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jul 9, 2024 |
Tom and Nicole have won a lottery allowing them to live the life of luxury. While they are mostly concerned about fitting in with a new social circle, they neglect to safeguard themselves against predators. This is a compelling story that held my interest throughout. The jumps in timelines were a little disorienting but the chilling atmosphere and surprising twists made up for it.
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VivienneR | Jun 27, 2024 |
A well-done, tight, and not-at-all maudlin thriller. Did not want to put this one down, and finished it in record speed. This author kept me guessing -- and I liked that! 3.5 stars rounded up. Can't wait to see what she writes next. Sign me up!
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jj24 | 92 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 27, 2024 |
stelle 3 e mezzo
bambino rapito dalla maestra
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