I read widely and have a really open mind when it comes to fiction, but I think this novel takes things a step too far. The "hero" is verball..Show More »y and physically ABUSIVE, MANIPULATIVE and VIOLENT. It worries me that people would fantasise about wanting a relationship with a guy like this?
It is a pity because the underlying plot premise is interesting and I kind of want to know what happens to Doe but I suspect I will only be happy if she grows a pair and tells this guy to get %^$%#.
The author can write a good story and the narrators were a good fit for the parts. I would like more from them. I still struggle with men reading the..Show More » woman's lines and can't understand why they can't record together ... Internet can reach far and wide these days ... otherwise get them both into studio to record book at the one time and have men reading male lines and females reading female's lines.