The Game of Love eRtions that is chilling to the bone As the menacing situationscalates pieces of the mind boggling puzzle begin to fit together culminating in a dynamite revelation and Solo: A Star Wars Story: Expanded Edition explosive finish that you ll never see comingTHE FRIEND IS A MUST READ This was better than I thought it was going to be and Injoyed it was a thrillersuspense with some family issues Well written Creepy AF Loved the multiple twists and turns throughout PLUS IT WAS NOT PREDICTABLE Predictable books are a huge turn off for me I highly suggest this and would read another book by Charlie Gallagher in the futureAll thoughts and opinions are my own Thanks to Netgalley Charlie Gallagher and Avon Books UK for an ARC in xchange for an honest reviewAvailable 4121 Thank you to Netgalley and Avon Books UK for the arc of The Friend by Charlie Gallagher4 Stars This follows a young girl whom is overdosing in the park then there is lets call it a month or so time skip into the future then former footballer is in a bar and then someone random and a stranger approaches him and says he knows who caused her overdose and ven why then theres another man who his wife and then a huge rollercoaster of vents happen but this is all I am and then its a huge rollercoaster of vents happen but this is all I am to say you MUST i mean it MUST read this you will not be disappointed in fact you d be immensely shocked and gripped and
thrilled at this thriller recommend to all4 STARS Here s a uick checklist to see if you ll at this thriller recommend to all4 STARS Here s a uick checklist to see if you ll to friend The FriendDid you read Harlan Coben s The Stranger or watch the series on Netflix and like the overall concept but find the The Lady in Pink execution too far fetched AndorWere you sucked in by the game aspect of JD Barker s A Caller s Game but disappointed that there was so muchxplosive over the top action AndorDo you like the central premise of the Saw movies where a villain puts his victims through tests but dislike the horror and gore aspectsDid you love Adrian McKinty s The Chain right up until it Eyes ended the lamest way possiblePersonally my answers were yes no yes yes And since three outta four ain t bad I was very intrigued when I sawarly praise for Charlie Gallagher s latest thriller He s a new to me author and the cover for The Friend is certainly generic but I decided to take a chance on it anyway Sometimes that pays off and this was one of those times This is a thriller with a great plot fascinating characters and plenty of twists I also love that there s a police proc. ??s to blame Danny is tempted despite Sharon’s reservations And when his new friend offers them revenge how can he walk away But little does Danny know he is being invited to play a terrible game A game that won't just change lives – it will nd them DI Joel Norr. .
I njoyed this book for the twists and turns of the plot and the underlying theme about how vulnerable and flawed individuals can be manipulated by determined and motivated psychopaths The reader is introduced to the victims first a young girl whose shame at the hands of an online abuser leads her to want to take her own life and then her father Danny Evans a former local football legend who is offered a tempting opportunity for vengeance and justice by a stranger The detective investigating the outcome of these vents is introduced later when things start getting deeper and darker and in many ways the investigation itself is much less interesting than the compelling account of how Danny and his family are pulled into a complex plot of revenge and subterfuge This is
The First Time Have Read This first time I read this and I will certainly seek him out again Thanks to Net Galley for the opportunity to read it pre publication I love this authors books and so I had great xpectations of this latest one and it surpassed very one of them Gritty and gripping with an intense and unusual storyline you can read the description on the blurb of the book it drew me in from the beginning and kept me guessing throughout A must read for all crime lovers and a huge 5 from me Thanks to the author Netgalley and Avon books for giving me the opportunity to read this amazing book Once again Charlie Gallagher has provided another brilliant book I have followed this author since his first book and he just keeps getting better and better Another gripping story that had me on the dge of my seat with many oh my gosh moments when I was taken aback by what was happening A great duo of new detectives who I hope we will see their relationship develop n future books The story itself held my attention throughout the book it really is a wild
Ride Uite Dark But Very Cleverly Put uite dark but very cleverly put I can t recommend this book highly Spirit of the Wolf enough Thank you to Charlie Gallagher and Net Galley for this book 7 PHENOMENAL STUPENDOUSTHE FRIEND kicks off with a horrendous heartbreaking inexplicable incident This leads to a different sort of horrifyingvent and then yet another Perilous heart stopping ntanglements spiral out of all control An atmosphere of spine tingling malevolence permeates the pages with heart pounding terrifying suspense The heinous machinations being orchestrated point to a hair raising mysterious plot of Machiavellian propo. The Kindle Best seller returns with the first in a gripping new crime seriesA Stranger A promise A deadly gameDanny and Sharon Evans are desperate for answers Why did their seemingly happy daughter try to take her own life When a stranger approaches Danny saying he knows who?.
characters The FriendEdural lement to it I believe this is the start of a new series featuring DI Joel Norris and consider me signed up for the
received a gifted advance listeners of the audiobook courtesy of HarperCollins Audio via NetGalley for review Alexis Rodney did an outstanding job with the narration capturing Een Bijzondere Vorm Van Osteosclerose each of the character s moods andmotions in his singular performance The Friend is now available in book paperback and audiobook formats Blog wwwconfettibookshelfcomIG confettibookshelf Thank you Netgalley for the advance copy of this gripping page turner A totally uniue storyline of manipulation and revenge This is the first murder investigation DI Joel Norris has led on and what aSEUELI A GIFTED ADVANCE LISTENERS
case it is Absolutely brilliantly written with twists and turns My first tasteit is Absolutely brilliantly written with twists and turns My first taste a Charlie Gallagher thriller and definitely won t be my last Highly recommended New characters as we are introduced to DI Joel Norris and the team x footballer known as The Beast who was Danny Evans is still coaching for Dover Athletic is a troubled man living away now from his family his wife and children he spends all his time mostly in the Duke Inn Pub drinking his daughter Callie is still fighting an overdose and in a coma in hospital a stranger has done this to them all and Danny is out for murder Above all I think this book is suitable as a man s read as I did tend to struggle along the chapters as a big fan of this authors work I did find this one a bit hard going for me That was a twisted tale of murder and revenge 15 year old Callie Evans is in a coma following a suicide attempt Danny and Sandy Evans her parents were not aware at the time that she had been groomed to provide intimate images and blackmailed to suck her friends into the same scheme But now they know and Danny is struggling to cope with it He is staying at a hotel and drinking himself to oblivion very day So when a stranger approaches him saying he has information about the man behind the grooming Danny can t help being interested Danny is given a time and an address he is wary but goes along He finds a folder with information some of it heavily redacted and the guilty man trussed up with a shotgun in his mouth All Danny has to do is pull the trigger What would you do What if it was your daughter But it doesn t nd there Of course it doesn t Danny is made to kill someone Hot Shot (North Ridge Book 3) else The same man approaches a bereaved former soldier whose wi. Is knows this is no ordinary case when two seemingly unconnected murders hit his desk within a matter of days But how far is he willing to go to solve the puzzle Dark gripping and unforgettable The Friend will keep fans of Harlan Coben and Mark Billingham on thedge of their sea.