Books by Lisa Jewell

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Then She Was Gone

I’ve been looking forward to Ms. Jewell’s Then She Was Gone since I finished the last page of her stellar I Found You. It did not disappoint. A tale of a missing girl, a mother’s shattered life and the gradual rebuilding of a family, this twisting, turning mystery will have you reading into th ...

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Then She Was Gone

I discovered Lisa Jewell's books in the spring of 2017, and was instantly hooked. She writes psychological thrillers that may seem pretty similar to a bunch of others out there, but are quite complex if you look beneath the surface. Then She Was Gone, her latest novel, is a perfect example of all th ...

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I Found You

I had never heard of Lisa Jewell before picking up I Found You but fortunately, she is on my radar now. Similar in style to Claire Mackintosh and Holly Seddon, Ms. Jewell delivers a smartly crafted, atmospheric novel with tautly paced suspense and impeccably timed revelations throughout.  You will ...

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thirtynothing

A book which begins with the hero having a hideous hangover, horrified over finding a seventeen-year-old stranger in his bed, might turn out to be too disgustingly realistic for some readers’ tastes, but I was hooked from the start. Reading Lisa Jewell’s thirtynothing was a refreshing experience ...