Publish Date: January 2, 2018 by William Morrow
“Memory, like so much else, is unreliable. Not only for what it hides and what it alters, but also for what it reveals.” – Anna Funder
“There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.” – Anonymous
This book has a lot of buzz! At the time of this writing it has a 4.11 of 5 rating on Goodreads, with 24,054 ratings and 3,953 written reviews. That is impressive.
It took awhile for me to get ahold of this one. My library has 54 copies but 263 holds on the e-book!
I read that this book hit the New York Times bestseller list even before it was released.
Anna Fox lives alone—a recluse in her New York City home, unable to venture outside. She spends her days and nights drinking merlot, popping powerful uppers/downers/sleeping pills, watching classic mystery movies, and spying on her neighbors with her Nikon camera on zoom.
Then the Russells move into the house across the way: a father, a mother, their teenage son. The perfect family. But when Anna, gazing out her window one night, sees something she shouldn’t, her world begins to crumble—and its shocking secrets are laid bare.
What is real? What is imagined? Who is in danger? Who is in control? In this diabolically gripping thriller, no one—and nothing—is what it seems. Continue reading “Book Review: The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn”