Sharp Objects

Author: Gillian Flynn Type: Fiction, novel Published: 2006 I read it: October 2018 I had seen the image released by the recent TV version of this book, with Amy Adams’ exhausted face front and center. I pictured the main character as Adams the entire time, which helped immensely in connecting with the character. The protagonist…

The Grownup

Author: Gillian Flynn Type: Fiction, short story Published: 2014 I read it: August 2018 I haven’t been caught off guard by opening lines like that in a while, but maybe it’s because I’ve read only one previous book by Flynn (the smash hit) and haven’t gotten used to her style and characters. I wondered if…

Gone Girl

Author: Gillian Flynn Type: Fiction, novel Published: 2012 I read it: September 2013 Some general spoiling ahead I suppose. This was a fun book. Right place, right time kind of thing for me. It’s an airplane book, although I wasn’t flying at the time. I was in my last week of summer vacation aka paternity…