#Gone Girl

4 Books That Would Be Better as Choose-Your-Own-Adventures

A few weeks ago, an enterprising Cambridge, Mass. native named Ryan North threw up a Kickstarter to fund a project ...

A Reading List of Thrillers with Strong Female Leads

This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn.  On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it ...

Riot Recommendation: Thrillers with Strong Female Leads

This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn.  On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, ...

There’s Something About Gillian Flynn (or, When There’s More to Genre Than Meets the Eye)

When Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl left me gasping for more earlier this summer, I plowed through her backlist over a ...

Basking in the Warm Glow of Being on the Popular Side of Popular Opinion

Some of us are just contrary by nature. We can’t help it. It’s probably an odd combination of super opinionated ...

The Waiting Game: Analyzing the Library Hold List

Earlier this week I had what is, I think, one of the best experiences for a book nerd: picking up ...

Nothing Is More Real Than Fiction

There’s a passage about halfway through Don DeLillo’s novel Underworld that is so profound, so unerringly elegant, that I very ...

Front-to-Backlist: GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn

Editors’ Note: We thought long and hard about how to provide a kind of review coverage that would not be ...

Review GPA: GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn

Publication Date: June 5, 2012 Genre: Literary/Suspense Publisher: Crown Publisher’s Synopsis: On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it ...

5 Books to Watch for in June

Yes, things slow down a little in the summer for the book publishing industry. But for most readers, that’s not ...