The Breakdown By B. A. Paris ( reviewed by Rochelle)

About the Book: 

Named One of the Most Anticipated Thriller Novels Of 2017 by Bustle!

THE NEW CHILLING, PROPULSIVE NOVEL FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLING BEHIND CLOSED DOORS.

If you can’t trust yourself, who can you trust?

Cass is having a hard time since the night she saw the car in the woods. It was on the winding rural road, in the middle of a downpour, and a woman was sitting inside–the woman who was killed. She’s been trying to put the crime out of her mind; what could she have done, really? It’s a dangerous road to be on in the middle of a storm, and she probably would have been hurt herself if she’d stopped. Not only that, her husband would be furious if he knew she’d broken her promise not to take that shortcut home.

But since then, she’s been forgetting every little thing. Where she left the car; if she took her pills; even the alarm code.

The only thing she can’t forget is that woman, the woman she might have saved, and the terrible nagging guilt.

And the silent calls she’s receiving, or the feeling that someone’s watching her…

You won’t be able to put down B. A. Paris’s The Breakdown, the next chilling, propulsive novel from the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of Behind Closed Doors.

Publication Date: 2017

Publisher:  St. Martins Press

My Review:  B.A. Paris is a hit or miss for me.  B.A. Paris goes into a hit for me, I loved it and the characters were amazing. I have completely fallen for Paris’s writing style and can safely say that she has become one of my favorite authors. She captivates you as a reader and provides numerous unexpected twists and turns throughout the story   After reading Behind Closed Doors last year, we both fell in love with B A Paris’ style and we’re both eager to read more. Just to note, Behind Closed Doors was my favorite.  I found myself getting frustrated with Cass, yelling at her to tell someone what is going on. Yet strangely I can also see where she’s coming from and are 100% with her doubting her thoughts all the way.

Plot:  If you can’t trust yourself, who can you trust?

Cass is having a hard time since the night she saw the car in the woods. It was on the winding rural road, in the middle of a downpour, and a woman was sitting inside–the woman who was killed. She’s been trying to put the crime out of her mind; what could she have done, really? It’s a dangerous road to be on in the middle of a storm, and she probably would have been hurt herself if she’d stopped. Not only that, her husband would be furious if he knew she’d broken her promise not to take that shortcut home.

But since then, she’s been forgetting every little thing. Where she left the car; if she took her pills; even the alarm code.

The only thing she can’t forget is that woman, the woman she might have saved, and the terrible nagging guilt.

And the silent calls she’s receiving, or the feeling that someone’s watching her…

I can’t wait to read her new book Bring Me Back available June 19, 2018

About the Author:  B.A. PARIS is the New York TimesUSA Today, and internationally bestselling author of Behind Closed Doors. She grew up in England but has spent most of her adult life in France. She has worked both in finance and as a teacher and has five daughters. The Breakdown is her second novel.

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