Gone Girl (Paperback)
June 2012 Indie Next List
“Told from the alternating perspectives of Amy and Nick whose marriage is falling apart in small-town Missouri, this is first a story of perfect young love in Manhattan, followed by its slow disintegration after both partners lose their jobs and move to Nick's hometown to help his family through his mother's terminal illness. When Amy disappears, who is innocent and who is guilty? Slowly, each spouse's lies and deceptions are laid bare until the real foundation of their relationship is revealed. A tale reminiscent of Scott Turow, with a veneer of crazy all its own!”
— Susan Taylor, Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza, Albany, NY
GILLIAN FLYNN IS THE AUTHOR OF THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER GONE GIRL, FOR WHICH SHE WROTE THE GOLDEN GLOBE-NOMINATED SCREENPLAY; THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERS DARK PLACES AND SHARP OBJECTS; AND A NOVELLA, THE GROWNUP. A FORMER CRITIC FOR ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, SHE LIVES IN CHICAGO WITH HER HUSBAND AND CHILDREN.