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And I felt like there was just too much telling in the book.
The Twisted Thread by Charlotte Bacon is a murder mystery with characters you wouldn't necessarily expect to be involved in the story.
That is always a satisfying experience. the characters were very well developed and the story moves along at a very nice pace.
This was about a murder in an exclusive boarding school and the efforts of one of the teachers to smoke out the culprit. It has several twists and ends with a surprising murderer. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Tamara, Oklahoma
Very cliche, boring. I found myself skipping pages that were full of text that didn't contribute at all the the story. Don't buy his one.Published 5 months ago by Lisa M.
This book was recommended by a friend who shares my taste in books. It was well written and a good read. The characters were interesting and well developed.Published 9 months ago by Elaine Cuellar
This literary mystery, set in an East Coast private boarding school, feels familiar from the very first page with the rise in the popularity of using this privileged backdrop. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Yolanda S. Bean
I do enjoy a good mystery, and while this is not, say, Harlan Coben, it is entertaining and captivating. Read morePublished 18 months ago by cupcake
A good mystery keeps you engrossed. It has you wanting to get to the next chapter. It doesn't have to be nonstop action. It just needs you wanting to know who did it. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Rebecca Graf
So boarding schools seem to be on the rise in books. This is another book that last year I had declined to read. I don't remember why. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Crossroad Reviews
What's best about this book is the atmosphere. There is a great sense of oppression that works very well with the story line. Read morePublished 21 months ago by V. Cano
The Twisted Thread is a sneak peek behind the secret and lies festering at a New England prep school. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Stephanie