Book Review: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Gone_Girl_(Flynn_novel)Edition: E-Book
Published: Weidenfeld & Nicolson (24 May 2012)
Genre: Adult, mystery, thriller
Rating: 5 stars

*Closes book after finishing reading*

Immediate reaction: WTF. This is one f***ed up book.

I feel like Gone Girl has been a book that I have been wanting to read since…forever. The film was released last year and it was like telling me, ‘you gotta read this!’ And now there I am, finished with this book. The Goodreads rating is only 3.97 and I understand all the readers’ point of it not hitting the 4 star mark. Thank you for the recommendation @neddi-style!

In a nutshell, basically boy meets girl. They fell in love. Boy marries girl. It lasts five years and then girl goes missing on their fifth anniversary. Coincidence? I think not. Nick becomes prime suspect and everyone believes that Nick killed her…but Amy and Nick’s troubled marriage is the real answer that lurks behind Amy’s disappearance. Continue reading “Book Review: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn”