The Woman in the Window: A. J. Finn

★★★

A. J. Finn’s psychological thriller, The Woman in the Window, follows the mundane life of severely agoraphobic Anna, who fills her days confined at home by tracking the lives of her neighbors, playing chess, counseling other agoraphobes online, watching old black and white movies, and drinking wine – lots of wine. Life restricted within her home is dreadfully boring. That is, until new neighbors move in across the park and she meets Jane. Or is she really Jane? Or is Jane even real?

The Woman in the Window, A.J. Finn
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My Absolute Darling: Gabriel Tallent

★★★★

Gabriel Tallent’s My Absolute Darling is a devastating story of the resilience of children, despite the wickedness of the world they’re born into. 13-year-old Turtle was dealt a bad hand. She does not live – she only survives the trails of her relationship with her wicked father, fending for herself in the wilderness and convincing herself that she is loved and well-cared-for.

My Absolute Darling, Gabriel Tallent
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Welcome to Bookmarked. I’m so glad you’re here. I hope that my musings on the books that I read can help inspire you to pick up a book yourself & help you find your next book.

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Who are you?

I’m Abby, a 24-year-old technical writer living in Houston, TX with my boyfriend, Matt, and our rescue dog, Murphy. I graduated from the University of Michigan (go blue!) in 2016 with a degree in Communications and a minor in Digital Studies.

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