Gytha Lodge µ 2 Read & downloadImagine going out one night with a friend getting blind "Drunk And Waking Next Morning With A Dead Man "and waking next morning with a dead man in bed This is what happens Louise Reakes Louise narrates part of the story and the est is from the perspective of the police investigation led by DCI Jonah Sheens Now this is how you do a high uality police procedural Apart from the fact that it is extremely well written with an excellent plot one of the greatest strengths of the book is the outstanding characterisation The police team are interesting they are all well fleshed out some have personal issues which makes them feel The Scruffy Drunk: The Wife in Space, Volume 2 real and authentic The character of Louise is especially fascinating as her narration seems honest andeflective about herself and her metamorphosis with the influence of both drink and her friend April Her Mise En Sc�ne: Cin�ma Et Lecture relationship with husband Niall takes theeader into interesting and unexpected directions There s fear at the Deathless root of much that is going on but it s so multilayered that it keeps you gripped throughout The tensionamps up well and there are some clever plot twists that keep spinning until the end All my guesses were wrong and I love that I did have my suspicions about one character from the start as there is an off tone so at least one aspect is ightOverall this is an excellent crime thriller which has depth in the storytelling I can t wait to ead by this author With thanks to NetGalley and Penguin Michael Joseph for the much appreciated arc for an honest eview This book had me hooked from the first page until the last It had me guessing all the wrong people all the way through I wouldn t make a good detective as I had the finger pointed at all the wrong people This book was twisty and lead you up all sorts of wrong turnings I eally enjoyed held my attention for maybe half the book but the i got so confused with so many characters and the plot seemed unnecessarily convoluted up to the point where i just didn t care anyand the ending was a twist that just came out of the blue at least it seemed that way to me shrug Gytha Lodge s latest in the DCI Jonah Sheens and his police team based in Southampton is an intricate complex multilayered
character driven psychological thriller that confirms Lodge s eputation as a brilliant crime writer Musician Louise Reakes wakesdriven psychological thriller that confirms Lodge s eputation as a brilliant crime writer Musician Louise Reakes wakes early one cold and snowy morning with no memory of the night before and lying in her blood drenched bed beside her is a dead man she has never seen before Horrified her husband Niall abroad on a conference expected to eturn later today she moves the body to her garden and calls the police Louise was a timid personality until the genesis of a new persona on the day she meets her new best friend wealthy American April Dumont along with Niall her husband to be She becomes Drunk Louise a sparkling confident sociable and witty woman that people want to know until she begins to lose control experiencing an increasing number of blackouts where she cannot emember what she did As her life unravels we slowly learn of her deteriorating Julio Bunny and the Foreign Lion (Free Audio Book Inside): --- Easter Book Collection For Kids relationship and marriage to Niall her insecurities and hatred of Dina Niall s ex wife and the nature of her friendship with April aock solid support and totally loyal woman yet contributing to Louise s increasing dependence on drink The dead man turns out to be fitness instructor Alex Plaskett in a same sex marriage with Issa Benhawy As Louise s memories of that fateful night begin to Von Dr. Jakobsen bestraft - SM Krimi (Teil 3) return in bits and pieces a clarity descends on her that it is up to her to find out what. You wake upYou can'temember what happenedThe man lying next to you is not your husband And he's not breathingPre order the gripping thriller starring DCI Jonah Sheens from the author of Richard and Judy pick and Sunday Times bestseller She Lies in WaitLouise wakes up Her head aches her mouth is dry her memory is fuzzy But she suspects she's done something badShe olls over towards her husband Niall The man who. Happened that night and address the mess she has made
Of Her LifeSheen Remains Largely In The Background A Strongher lifeSheen emains largely in the background a strong guiding the investigation whilst the focus is on the Zwanzig Männer sind genug rest of the team the dependable andeliable DS Ben Lightman Domnall O Malley and DC Juliette Hansen in particular Hansen left behind a abusive Dying Light relationship and partner Damian in Birmingham However Damian hasefused to leave her alone stalking her trashing her Yaşayan Kur'an Meal-Tefsir reputation with work colleagues intent on destroying any newelationship she might develop leaving her living in fear and
CONSTANT PARANOIA JUST LIKE LOUISE JULIETTEparanoia Just like Louise Juliette herself facing challenges that push her into confronting the issues that look set to destroy her life This is a iveting and compulsive ead with twists galore it is tense and suspenseful The Frankenstein Teacher (Corgi Pups) right up to the end of the novel I can t wait toead the next in this wonderful series Many thanks to Penguin Michael Joseph for an ARC ARC The Case of the General's Thumb received I am so excited I absolutely adore these DCI Jonah Sheens crime novels If you haven t started this series yet now is the time to do soThank you so much Random HouseOriginalI had no idea another DCI Jonah Sheens book was beingeleased The sweet joy that is 2021 just keeps on coming A brilliant ead Even though this is a series I think it can be ead as a standalone too I ve never ead any of the other books in this series but after thoroughly enjoying this one I ll be buying the others This thriller has such a great hook imagine waking up after a boozy night out and finding a man lying next to you who isn t your husband And he s dead This is what happens to Louise ight at the beginning of the story From the first exciting page I was gripped Not only did I enjoy Louise s point of view which is told in first person through a letter written to her husband but also the detectives who are working on the case in particular Juliette A very gripping fast paced and totally addictive An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles read Highlyecommended Louise wakes up with a hangover again she doesn t Echoes from the Past remember much about the night before and once again that s become the norm As she slowly gathers her thoughts sheealises that the bedsheets are soaked in blood and even worse there s a dead man lying next to her and it s not her "husband in fact she has no idea who he isNot unnaturally Louise is the prime "in fact she has no idea who he isNot unnaturally Louise is the prime here and gradually she tells us her own backstory as she wrestles with details of events leading up to that fateful discovery Day by day the ordeal goes on within her head compounded by her inability to The Master Strategist: Power, Purpose and Principle in Action remember just what happened and her desire AND fear to uncover who murdered the stranger in her bedThis was a clever intense and gripping page turner Lie Beside Me delves into the background and circumstances of a tense unnerving murder mystery where personalelationships come under pressure and the ground shifts constantly for DCI Jonah Sheens and his team as they seek a solution to this shocking and mysterious murder Thank you to Netgalley and Penguin Michael Joseph UK for an ARC in exchange for an honest unbiased eview This is my first odeo with Jonah Sheens and my first encounter with the works of the author You may easily catch up Jonah s backstory his new elationship and past drama with his ex which don t directly affect the story s progression Because in my opinion this gripping iveting definitely unputdownable journey s one and only star is Louise Reakes She s struggling alcoholic drinking her sorrows insecurities her flaws her husband s disloyalty with his ex Sh. Until The Oathbreaker's Shadow recently made her feel loved But it's not Niall who's lying beside her In fact she's never seen this man before And he's deadAs Louise desperately struggles to piece her memories back together it's clear to Detective Jonah Sheens and his team that she is their prime suspect though they soon find she's not the only one with something to hideDid she do it And if not can they catch theeal killer before the. E keeps hanging with April who is bestie confidante protective sister manipulator drinking to bring out the best version of herself We ead her POV via her letters written for her husband Niall She just pour out her feelings to those letter with too much honesty which hurt your heart The outgoing mystery and whodunnit premise of the book may deserve four stars but the POV of Louise definitely earned ten stars from me Especially the last chapter may be ead as heart wrenching epilogue which I truly enjoy I like complex wounded flawed struggling characters because most of them are the most honest characters who mercilessly criticize themselves peeling out all the layers they wear to criticize themselves peeling out all the layers they wear to their true identities I always feel closer to those characters Let s take a close look to the plot line Because the premise of this book truly interesting to capture your full attention Just like another usual meeting with her friend April at the bar Louise drinks a lot but this "Time She Finds Herself Lying With A Dead Man She "she finds herself lying with a dead man she t ecognize in her own bed Who was the man Who did kill him Could she be the one stabbed him What The Six-Cornered Snowflake and Other Poems really happened to her that night A simple stabbing incident directs the team to different back streets of drugs lies sex predators and too many ugly secrets There are so many unexpected WTH twists truly surprise you This book is freaking amazing wildide I enjoyed to follow ongoing investigation and team members own issues including a stalking ex who is also member of the suad The author wrapped up the conclusion smartly Some parts are unexpected and well played Louise s story truly ached my heart For so long she was best written saddest most The Making of Matt realistic character I ve everead which pushed me to give 5 full stars to this exciting intriguing page turner I m planning to Evermore read the previous books of the series afterealizing the incredible talent of the author Special thanks to NetGalley and Random House Publishing Group for sharing this amazing digital Curious Myths of the Middle Ages: The Sangreal, Pope Joan, The Wandering Jew, and Others reviewer copy with me in exchange my honest opinions 35 stars Thanks to NetGalley and Random House for the ARC of Lie Beside Me ineturn for an honest Usagi Yojimbo, Vol. 24: Return of the Black Soul review I have noticed that several crime stories have started with a similar concept where a person wakes up and discovers a person maybe a partner or a one night stand lying beside them in bed dead and murdered Once I saw that its author was Gytha Lodge the author of two of my favourite 5 star police procedurals I wanted toead it immediately The two Louise wakes up to a big problem she is hungover and a dead body is lying beside her on the bed Such an exciting way for the author to start this book with a thrilling murder I found it fascinating as we dive head first into the thrillerThe main character is very problematic both with alcohol and marital issues but still you feel this desire to help her figure it all out She is presented in a very Saving Grace raw perspective which makes it easier toelate to her feelings The other characters the detectives are also described in a sensitive and Daughter of Witches (Lyra, realistic way so we feel compelled to cheer for them It is of a investigativeeading with layers of truth being uncovered chapter by chapterI loved the way the author brings all the characters together to solve the murder at the same time she also shows a little bit of everyone s lives making them believable and World's Best Stress Busting Tips real Even believing I was a master of detective work and that I would be able to uncover the motive and assassin I was not able to figure it out until the very end. Y strike again Praise for the Sunday Times bestselling Jonah Sheens series'What a marvel A corkscrew twisty knife sharp thriller Prepare to be haunted' A J Finn bestselling author of The Woman in the Window'I loved it A SUPERIOR crime novel' Marian Keyes'An engaging tale of lustivalry and murder'The Sunday Times'A dark deep terrific thriller and a scorching portrait of friendship and its betrayal' Nicci French.