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FINAL GIRLS: Pastries, Murder, and Grape Soda

Ten years ago, college student Quincy Carpenter went on vacation with five friends and came back alone, the only survivor of a horror movie–scale massacre. In an instant, she became a member of a club no one wants to belong to—a group of similar survivors known in the press as the Final Girls. Lisa, who… Continue reading FINAL GIRLS: Pastries, Murder, and Grape Soda

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[Book Review] THE CHILD by Fiona Barton

  As an old house is demolished in a gentrifying section of London, a workman discovers a tiny skeleton, buried for years. For journalist Kate Waters, it’s a story that deserves attention. She cobbles together a piece for her newspaper, but at a loss for answers, she can only pose a question: Who is the… Continue reading [Book Review] THE CHILD by Fiona Barton

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[Book Review Guest Post] GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn

On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t doing himself any favors with cringe-worthy daydreams about the slope and shape of his wife’s head, but passages… Continue reading [Book Review Guest Post] GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn