Behind Her Eyes – Sarah Pinborough

 a142ppp1lul Behind Her Eyes – Sarah Pinborough, Flatiron Books, (9781250144898), 2017

Format: Paperback ARC

Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+

Genre: Mystery

What did you like about the book? Oh Boy, what a story! Louise is divorced with a six-year-old son, Adam, and working three days per week as the secretary at a psychiatry office. She meets David at a bar, they share a kiss – and she discovers he is her new boss! Adele, David’s wife, connives to meet and befriend Louise who begins a sexual relationship with David. So Louise is friends with Adele while sleeping with her husband. It keeps getting more and more complicated with Louise who keeps trying to do the “right” thing. Is David crazy and/or a murderer – or is Adele crazy and/or a murderer? Yes, the ending unbelievable – horrible but satisfying in a macabre way.

Anything you didn’t like about it? Not a thing.

To whom would you recommend this book? Give this to anyone who likes mysteries, romantic mysteries and stories with an incredible twist at the end.

Who should buy this book? Public and high school libraries

Where would you shelve it? Adult mysteries

Should we (librarians) put this on the top of our “to read” piles? YES!

Reviewer’s Name, Library (or school), City: Katrina Yurenka, Moderator, Youth Services Book Review

Date of review: 1/16/2017

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