In a Dark Dark Wood Author:Ruth Ware What should be a cozy and fun-filled weekend deep in the English countryside takes a deadly turn in Ruth Ware's suspenseful, compulsive, and darkly twisted psychological thriller. Leonora, known to some as Lee and others as Nora, is a reclusive crime writer, unwilling to leave her "nest" of an apartment unless it is absolutely... more » necessary. When a friend she hasn't seen or spoken to in years unexpectedly invites Nora (Lee) to a weekend away in an eerie glass house deep in the English countryside, she reluctantly agrees to make the trip. Forty-eight hours later, she wakes up in a hospital bed injured but alive, with the knowledge that someone is dead. Wondering not "what happened?" but "what have I done?", Nora (Lee) tries to piece together the events of the past weekend. Working to uncover secrets, reveal motives, and find answers, Nora (Lee) must revisit parts of herself that she would much rather leave buried where they belong: in the past.« less
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After reading Ware's second novel "Cabin 10" and enjoying it, I wanted to read her first novel. Truly painful, too many books to try to finish this story. If you like overly dramatic 20somethings, whining and living in their past this one is for you. I really didn't care who was dead or why, as I just couldn't stand one more minute in the woods with this group.