May 14, 2012
Anna Christopher, NPR
GILLIAN FLYNN'S THRILLER "GONE GIRL"
THREE CHAPTER EXCERPT AND ACCOMPANYING AUDIO
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"It's a book full of dark twists and turns, with a sharply original voice and a wicked sense of humor," said Ellen Silva, senior editor for Ideas, Books and Opinion. "We feel it's a game-changing book for Gillian Flynn - none of us could put it down."
Gone Girl (Crown, June 2012) follows the story of a wedding anniversary turned police investigation, leaving a suspicious husband to answer for his missing wife. Marked with chilling twists and confounding turns, Gone Girl promises the characteristic sharp writing and compelling storylines of Flynn's award-winning debut Sharp Objects and sophomore effort Dark Places, which have earned her a place as one of the most acclaimed suspense writers today.
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