Waltz Into Darkness by Cornell Woolrich

Waltz Into Darkness

Cornell Woolrich

364 pages missing pub info (editions)

fiction mystery thriller mysterious tense medium-paced


When New Orleans coffee merchant Louis Durand first meets his bride-to-be after a months-long courtship by mail, he's shocked that she doesn't match the photographs sent with her correspondence. But Durand has told his own fibs, concealing from he...

Read more

Community Reviews Summary of 30 reviews


dark 75%
mysterious 75%
adventurous 50%
tense 50%
emotional 25%
hopeful 25%
inspiring 25%
lighthearted 25%
reflective 25%
sad 25%


slow 50%
medium 50%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 100%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 50%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 50%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

Average rating


See all reviews...

Content Warnings

This book doesn't have any content warnings yet!

If you're the author of this book and want to add author-approved content warnings, please email us at [email protected] to request the content warning form.