Final Girls

Final Girls

A Novel

Book - 2017
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Emerging as the lone survivor of a serial killer's massacre a decade earlier, Quincy Carpenter struggles to ignore traumatic memories and move on as one of a group of other survivors who look to her for answers when one of them is found dead in a suspicious suicide.
Publisher: New York, New York :, Dutton,, [2017]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781101985366
Branch Call Number: FICTION
Characteristics: 342 pages ; 24 cm


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Sep 09, 2017

Final Girls is an unsettling, intense psychological thriller that will keep you guessing until the very end. The twisty plot turns in this book about one of the survivors of a serial killer, a girl who is once again a target, but cannot remember any details of the original crime, compel you to keep reading.
Scary, exciting and fun. This is a winner in the genre of psychological thrillers.

RobertELPL Sep 01, 2017

This was a pretty interesting take on the thriller genre. The main character, Quincy, is one of three "Final Girls" a trope used in horror films to describe the sole survivor of a bloody massacre. In this case, Quincy's was at a cabin in the woods. While many thrillers are about the events leading up to a violent, traumatic event, this story is more about dealing with what comes next. When one of the other Final Girls dies and the second comes out of hiding, the story becomes a but more of the usual thriller recipe. However, the author does a great job of writing an engaging story that remains entertaining til the end.

Jul 28, 2017

This was such a good read. Little slow at times but then just when you think it's going this way it goes another. Then you think you've got it figured out again but nope dead wrong. That's the way thrillers were meant to be written defidently a must read.


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