Before I Let You In – Book Review

 

Name: Before I Let You In

Author: Jenny BlackHurst

Source: Received for an honest review

Star Rating: 4 Out Of 5 stars

 

About The Book: 

Karen is meant to be the one who fixes problems.

It’s her job, as a psychiatrist – and it’s always been her role as a friend.

But Jessica is different. She should be the patient, the one that Karen helps.

But she knows things about Karen. Her friends, her personal life. Things no patient should know.

And Karen is starting to wonder if she should have let her in . . .

 

Review

WOW! This book was really good. Blackhurst has a real writing skill. I didn’t want to put this book down which is why i finished it in 2 days.
The book follows Karen who seems to have it all; a good job, a caring family, and good friends; but when a patient Jessica comes to visit Karen, everything turns around!

As Karen gets to know Jessica, she notices something peculiar about the similarities between them but puts it down to coincidence, but then Jessica reveals information about her and her friends (Eleanor and Bea) Karen starts to wonder; Who is Jessica? as it all continues Karen starts to regret letting Jessica in.

For the first 100 pages i wasn’t very interested in this book as i felt the plot-line was going no-where but as i kept reading on the plot-line and characterization picked up and left me hooked right until the final page. I also enjoyed how different parts of the story was coming from Karen’s, Beas and Eleanors side. Overall, i gave this 4 out of 5 stars because the story took a while to get going but once it did, it defiantly made up for it; I would defiantly read this story again at some point.

 

 

 

Guest review contributed by The TLE Books. Not only does TLE review books, but they also have a newly introduced TLE 3 book club consisting of extended reviews.

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