"A spine-chilling read!"
Reviewed by Patti Loveday
Posted April 4, 2018
Peter Swanson is known for creating complex thrillers that grab
your attention with all the twists and turns. ALL THE BEAUTIFUL
LIES is an incredible read with characters that border on
psychopathic which helps in providing unexpected twists.
This fast-paced book is the perfect binge read with captivating
scenes and bone-chilling suspense. Page after page, you are
drawn into a world unlike any other. A world where trust is
unheard of and danger lurks around the corner. Where mysteries
go unsolved, unanswered. ALL THE BEAUTIFUL LIES is sure to give
you goosebumps and chills down your spine.
The characters are psychotic and unpredictable making for
uncontrollable drama. They are well planned out with creative
and detailed backstories making them well-developed. The more
you read of this fascinating thriller the more secrets are
revealed about the past. Some of the secrets should remain in
the past or in the grave!
I must admit that I love a good thriller and this one does not
disappoint! I could not turn the pages fast enough and read
this book in one sitting. I had to know why! The ending was a
real shocker for me. I did not see it coming and was really
caught off guard. The plot is full of twisty turns and
surprises that will knock your breath away!
Swanson has written a remarkable read with an ending that is
unexpected and surprising. A story that demonstrates his
ability to write heart pounding suspense and an ending that can
keep up with the pace he sets throughout the story. ALL THE
BEAUTIFUL LIES is an outstanding read that is sure to keep you
up at night. You might be safer with the lights on!
From the acclaimed author of Her Every Fear and
The Kind Worth Killing comes a diabolically clever
tale of obsession, revenge, and cold-blooded murder—a sly
and brilliant guessing game of a novel in the vein of Ruth
Ware, Paula Hawkins, and Patricia
Harry Ackerson has always
considered his stepmother Alice to be sexy and beautiful, in
an "otherworldly" way. She has always been kind and
attentive, if a little aloof in the last few years.
Days before his college graduation, Alice calls with
shocking news. His father is dead and the police think it’s
suicide. Devastated, Harry returns to his father’s home in
Maine. There, he and Alice will help each other pick up of
the pieces of their lives and uncover what happened to his
Shortly after he arrives, Harry meets a
mysterious young woman named Grace McGowan. Though she
claims to be new to the area, Harry begins to suspect that
Grace may not be a complete stranger to his family. But she
isn’t the only attractive woman taking an interest in Harry.
The sensual Alice is also growing closer, coming on to him
in an enticing, clearly sexual way.
these two women, Harry finds himself falling deeper under
their spell. Yet the closer he gets to them, the more
isolated he feels, disoriented by a growing fear that both
women are hiding dangerous—even deadly—secrets . . . and
that neither one is telling the truth.
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