Corey's Reviews > Gone For Good

Gone For Good by Harlan Coben
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
3699250
's review
Nov 04, 11

Read from November 01 to 04, 2011

I enjoyed my first Harlan Coben experience. It was exactly what I expected it to be and exactly what I felt like reading on a long airplane flight - fast-paced, CSI-style murder mystery with surprise plot twists and an unpredictable ending. Not surprisingly, the characters were pretty shallow, the first-person narrator was way too omniscient and the story was completely unrealistic (believability rating 3 out of 100). But that's absolutely fine. Now I know what all the hype was about and I choose to group Harlan Coben with Catherine Alliott and Marian Keyes - books that are well-written and entertaining enough to be a good airplane or light-reading option - rather than Jodi Picoult or Twilight - way too badly written to be enjoyable.
1 like · likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Gone For Good.
sign in »

Reading Progress

11/01/2011 page 300
85.0% "Great airplane book!"

No comments have been added yet.