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What a really really clever book I ve been fortunate to have picked up some ood reads lately but this one certainly is at the top of the list The book is masterfully written by Sascha Arango who puts forth an intelligent read We all know the disappointment with the canned writing of some authors in which you have everything figured out by the first few pages Arango sets out landmines and you wait with bated breath as to how the main character will sidestep his certain demis 35 Seems lately I have read a number of books where I thoroughly disliked the main character but found the book fascinating nonethelessHenry is a made up person he is someone who reinvents himself whenever necessary A trauma suffered when he was young sent him on to the path of self preservation at any cost But who is he really A Langlais correct pour les Nuls good dark read of missing people finding out what is true or not and trying to figure out what is real or not Someood writing some likable and some unlikable characters a psychological twist novel without likable and some unlikable characters a psychological twist novel without of Constantly Craving graphic violence all on all aood readARC from publisher The belief in human oodness is a prejudice hard to refute Wouldn t it be sensible Henry wondered to believe in the self evident badness of human beings In his case for instance sporadic acts of oodnesswere nothing but brief interruptions to his innate wickedness The Truth and Other Lies is the first novel by German playwright Sascha Arango Henry Hayden is a best selling author of crime novels happily married to Martha even if he also sleeps with his editor Betty
generous with friends and pleasant to his fans But Henry has a secret or two with friends and pleasant to his fans But Henry has a secret or two when Betty announces she is pregnant the fa ade of his comfortable existence threatens to collapse Henry acts to preserve the status uo but things don t uite Aryan Idols go to planArangoives the reader an intriguing plot with plenty of twists wrinkles and complications His novel is riddled with delicious ironies misdirection and plenty of black humour Arango manages to include a synaesthete a troublesome marten a failing fishmonger a not uite tenacious enough detective an envious class mate unreuited lovers an almost finished manuscript and a very big oops moment While Henry s lies and his sheer audacity will leave readers asping many will find themselves almost wanting him to et away with it or at least feeling some sympathy for him Arango ives his characters some astute observations You don t have to be famous to be happy especially as popularity is all too often confused with significance and Men are never cowardly and their lies never pathetic than when they re caught with their pants down and Martha had warned him that success was a mere shadow that shifts with the moving sun are examples Also a succinct definition If I see or hear something and everyone else pretends there s nothing there then I know it s a conspiracy The reader is also treated to some marvellous descriptive prose The chapter fell seamlessly in line with the previous one the story flowed towards its climax with such assurance that it was as if instead of having been thought up it had emerged from itself like a plant from a seed and The cataract. A Verdade e Outras Mentiras é um thriller psicológico ue reúne inteligência elegância comédia negra e um elemento surpresa tão forte ue nos hipnotiza desde o primeiro momento Henry Hayden um escr.
Sascha Arango ↠ 6 FREE DOWNLOADSociopathic tendencies Unraveling Oliver was impossible to put down while this story started out reat but didn t offer a Something in Return great deal of resolution in the end 3 12 stars The Truth and Other Liesets you uickly into the thick of the plot Henry from who s point of view most of the book is narrated IS KNOWN TO THE WORLD AS A FAMOUS WRITER known to the world as a famous writer in reality his wife Martha has been writing all his books And this is only one of Henry s dark secrets I can t say much about the plot without Byzantium giving away spoilers but here is my reaction to the book It was clever but not entirely original It hadood twists but sometimes it meandered Henry is an interesting sociopathic unreliable narrator but it doesn t work as well when the author cedes the narrative perspective to other characters I enjoyed this book well enough but I ve enjoyed similar books somewhat Joyce Carol Oates Jack of Spades for instance This would be a Contacts Desired good book to read on a plane or train but not soood if you are looking for something substantial or engrossing Get the picture Decent but not reat By the way I see no obvious mention that this is a translation from German which it is and fortunately it s that this is a translation from German which it is and fortunately it s ood translation Thank you to Netgalley and the publisher for an opportunity to to read an advance copy Thanks to NetGalley and Atria Books for an advance reader copy of this bookThe Truth and Other Lies is a twisty thriller about a famous author Henry Hayden who is living a lie the books he passes off as his own are written by his wife He is having a barely concealed affair with his editor Betty who is now pregnant with his child
Henry considers leaving his wife for Betty but decides he really doesn t like Betty veryconsiders leaving his wife for Betty but decides he really doesn t like Betty very so he comes up with a plan to extricate himself from his situation only the plan The Oracles Golem (The Oracle goes terribly wrongThe book has elements of Gone Girl and Summer House With Swimming Pool I don t want toet into too much detail because I don t want to ive too much away but if you liked those books and were fascinated by the protagonists you may enjoy this It was very engrossing although not as polished as those two books The characters were not as well developed and some of them especially Henry s wife and mistress didn t seem very real Henry himself seemed to waver between being a flat out sociopath mostly and a man with real feelings for his wife and friends rarely There were also a few events and plot points that seemed random and didn t appear to et resolved Lastly I m a little puzzled by the last sentence of the book I am wondering if I missed something along the way35 overall a page turner that kept my interest and had me on the edge of my seat right until the end 255 StarsI received this book from a Goodreads First Reads GiveawayThis book though it was short took me far too long to Let It Bree / Cant Buy Me Louie (Harlequin Duets, get into I had trouble with the characters I was just frustrated with all of them The plot was predictable for me personally I liked the writing style it flowed well and thoughtfully However this book was just a little predictable and not semi forgetful If you like thrillers I suggestiving it a try if you re not in the mood for a thriller though hold off until you re read. Tá The Solitary Self grávida Desesperado por salvar o seu casamento e o enorme sucesso literário de ueoza Henry comete um erro fatal e na ânsia de o consertar entra num vórtice imparável de mentiras e destruiçã. Of words poured out of
S Brain And Straight Throughbrain and straight through machine onto the paper not a single word The Ornaments of Life got spilt on writing also A secret like this is a parasite It feeds on you androws bigger and bigger It wants to et a parasite It feeds on you and rows bigger and bigger It wants to La santa anoressia. Digiuno e misticismo dal Medioevo a oggi get of you itnaws its way through your heart it wants to
get out of your mouth it crawls through your eyes Thisout of your mouth it crawls through your eyes This titled novel is flawlessly translated from German by Imogen Taylor and the Text Publishing edition has a colourful and imaginative cover by W H Chong They offer a money back Love it Remembering and Repeating guarantee and while this book is probably not for everyone thatuarantee would seem a fairly safe bet with many readers This is a stunning debut and readers will look forward to from this talented author Henry Hayden s life was complete he was a successful author with a number of best sellers to his name one of his titles had been made into a film and his marriage to Martha was a happy and fulfilling one But when Betty his editor and long time lover announced that she was pregnant Henry s life began to unravel in an alarming fashionBecause Henry s life was built on a lie Martha was the backbone of his life but only he and Martha knew His past was dark and deep he had no past no past that anyone knew about anyway As Henry scrambled to keep his secrets hidden to calculate and solve his immediate problems a shattering mistake was made With the lies and half lies which surrounded Henry coming apart at the seams suddenly the police were at his side His fa ade was crumbling his past was catching up with him and all he held dear was threatened in a big way What plan could he devise to avoid the cataclysmic collapse which was imminent Truth and Other Lies is a very unusual book uite different to anything I ve read in a long while A dark and twisted thriller the cunning nature of the main character is astounding Enjoyable and Leonardo and the Mona Lisa Story gripping I have no hesitation in recommending it highly to lovers of aood crime thrillerWith thanks to Text Publishing for my copy to read and review I feel like I m abandoning things a lot lately I Mona Lisa guess when you are crazy busy and stressed out it makes you not want to waste what little time you have with things that don t make you happy This book reminds me a lot of The Shining Girls In much the same way I had a hard time connecting with story and the characters Does it sound terrible to say that it s clearly hard for me to find sociopaths entertaining I received an arc copy of this book from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review Thank you NetGalley I cannot even do a proper review withoutiving anything awayThis story has to be my all time favorite this year This in my opinion ONLY blows Gone Girl to the curb So many love triangles curves and twists Henry was the all time manipulator but Karma comes in This book wont disappoint you if you love pyschologicalmurder mysteriesLOVED IT Thank you Net Galley for allowing me to read this awesome book 35 Stars A Fly Away Home (South Africa Series, good psychological thriller Henry Hayden was not uite as captivating as Oliver Ryan the dark and devious narrator of well written Unravelling Oliver one of my favorite suspense novels Both men were compelling yet shared borderline. Itor de sucesso com um passado secreto seduz toda aente com a sua sensualidade e os seus modos dedandy Mas a vida de fachada ue construiu é subitamente ameaçada uando Betty a amante lhe revela ue es.