Author: Gillian Flynn

Book Review: Dark Places

Posted September 2, 2016 by Pixie in book review, Pixie / 6 Comments
Book Review: Dark Places

Being my second Gillian Flynn book, I’ve come to realize this author is quickly climbing up my must-read list of books anytime I can get my hands on her work now. She knows how to grasp a reader’s attention quickly with her morbid style of writing and mysteries that build a tension-driven story until the very end. Dark Places gives you the shock value from the start with its chaotic sense of macabre, but not so disturbing that it will leave you wanting to set it down from nausea (unless you just maybe have a really really weak stomach). In a more »

Book Review: Gone Girl

Posted January 9, 2015 by Kara in book review, Pixie / 4 Comments
Book Review: Gone Girl

For our first read of the year, Pixie and I decided to tackle this pop-culture juggernaut together! I am so glad we did – not only was it a gripping read, the movie is coming to DVD soon and I’ve been trying my hardest to avoid the spoilers. And speaking of spoilers: this review will have slight spoilers, but we tried really hard not to just give it all away. Proceed with caution. Bekka: I don’t even know where to begin with this one. I thought I was prepared for any possible outcome, but I wan’t. My mind was sufficiently more »