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You by Caroline Kepnes
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bookshelves: adult, contemporary, film-tv-adaption, stars-3

30/01/2019
3.5/5
TW: Murder (serial killer), Stalker, Violence, Sex (explicit), Drug Abuse

I'm so torn about this book. On one hand, this was an amazing motivator for me finally putting a passcode on my phone, but on the other hand, this book this book was kind of boring. I did really enjoy this and I loved how no characters were 100% good (except maybe Curtis), especially Joe & Beck, but overall, the story felt a bit rushed (a lot happened and I can't really tell how long the characters knew each other) and while the writing style really worked at some points, it really annoyed me at others.

Really, my feelings are mixed but overall I did really like reading this I just don't ever think I'll re-read it. (Don't hate me, but you should all go watch the show, Penn Badgley deserves a medal for his performance.)
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Reading Progress

January 19, 2019 – Shelved
January 23, 2019 –
page 20
4.73% "Finally starting this, and it's already so creepy! Not loving it so far but I'll definitely give it a shot!"
January 24, 2019 – Started Reading
January 25, 2019 –
page 106
25.06% "Still not sure how I'm feeling about this one, it's definitely interesting but I think I prefer the show!"
January 25, 2019 –
page 153
36.17%
January 26, 2019 – Shelved as: adult
January 26, 2019 – Shelved as: contemporary
January 26, 2019 – Shelved as: film-tv-adaption
January 29, 2019 –
page 345
81.56% "This book finally convinced me to put a password on my phone!"
January 29, 2019 –
page 381
90.07% "Shit is really hitting the fan now!"
January 30, 2019 – Finished Reading
March 16, 2019 – Shelved as: stars-3

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