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GONE GIRL (Novel): A REVIEW

One of those novels that could have been good, but missed it by an inch and a bit. via Wikipedia Title: GONE GIRL Author: Gillian Flynn Published: 2012 SYNOPSIS: The story is about husband and wife, Nick and Amy, 30-somethings who move from their home in New York back to Nick’s hometown in Missouri. One morning, on the anniversary of their 5th wedding anniversary, Nick goes to work like any other day. When he comes home however, he finds his house trashed and his wife missing. The novel switches between Amy’s personal diary entries from the past, and Nick’s perspective in the present. Nick finds himself in hot water as the leading suspect of his wife’s  disappearance and it’s up to him to prove his innocence, but with so much evidence mounting against him is he really innocent? And if so, who really kidnapped his wife?   MY VERDICT: I had wanted to read this book for such a long time. Every time I went to the book store it was on the highly recommended …