Girls Who Lie by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

276 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction crime mystery thriller dark mysterious slow-paced

Description

When a depressed, alcoholic single mother disappears, everything suggests suicide, but when her body is found, Icelandic Detective Elma and her team are thrust into a perplexing, chilling investigation. When single mother Maríanna disappears from...

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Community Reviews Summary of 62 reviews

Moods

dark 77%
mysterious 77%
tense 55%
reflective 22%
challenging 11%
emotional 11%
sad 11%

Pace

medium 44%
fast 33%
slow 22%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Plot: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 33% | No: 16%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 33% | No: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 33% | No: 16%

Average rating

3.94

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