The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn ★★☆☆☆ #BookReview #BookBlog

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Primary Genre(s): Mystery, Thriller, Fiction
Published: 2 January 2018 by William Morrow
Page count: 429
My Format: Audiobook via Overdrive
Cover: Simple
Pacing: Ok, a little slow/repetitive
Ending: Decent
Would I recommend it: Maybe
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The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell ★★★★☆ #BookReview #BookBlog

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Primary Genre(s): Fiction, Mystery, Psychological Thriller
Published: 5 November 2019 by Atria Books
Page count: 352
My Format: free eARC via NetGalley
Cover: Pretty, but strange
Pacing: Fantastic
Ending: Satisfying
Would I recommend it: Yes
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A Danger to Herself and Others by Alyssa Sheinmel ★★★★☆ #bookreview

herself_othersSynopsis from Goodreads
Only when she’s locked away does the truth begin to escape.

Four walls. One window. No way to escape. Hannah knows there’s been a mistake. She didn’t need to be institutionalized. What happened to her roommate at her summer program was an accident. As soon as the doctors and judge figure out that she isn’t a danger to herself or others, she can go home to start her senior year. In the meantime, she is going to use her persuasive skills to get the staff on her side. Then Lucy arrives. Lucy has her own baggage. And she may be the only person who can get Hannah to confront the dangerous games and secrets that landed her in confinement in the first place.

My Thoughts
Hannah is an intelligent and mature young lady, but is also a little bit unlikable. She can seem a bit arrogant at times and often thinks of herself as better than others (although she recognizes her perceived superiority and tries to actively hide it from others so they aren’t uncomfortable around her).

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