Just like apparently everyone else in the English-speaking world, last year I read the phenomenally successful Gone Girl — the film adaptation of which came out last week.
And so Gone Girl, a reasonably well-written thriller with a twist, felt no different to all the rest; just one in a long line of books enjoying a groundswell of popularity that's disproportionate to its merit. Except for one thing: And it blew my tiny judgmental mind.
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