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The ending is also a let-down, the real killer revealing theirself in an anti-climactic fashion and turning out to not have that much to do with the rest of the story anyway. I knew nothing about this book other than what I read on the back of the paperback. I enjoyed this as much for the structure as I did for the story. Gosh this one gets some mixed reviews but I really liked it. Signed by the author. I was highly disappoint I love a good mystery, but unfortunately, the only thing that was mystifying about this novel was why I kept reading it?

Blood samples taken at the scene reveal an alarmingly high blood-alcohol level, and authorities discover that just one day prior to the accident, neighbors found an unconscious Jinx parked in her garage with the car engine running. It didn’t seem very professional. Antiquariaat Essef Professional seller. One thing that truly got on my nerve was the constant description of characters who smoked. This is not one of Minette Walters best books. I realize all family relationships can be tangled and twisted but this felt too forced.

Skip to main content. The very tiny bit of romance was pretty lame and completely unnecessary. It is believed that she was trying to kill herself because her fiance Leo has run off with her best friend Meg. Please enter a number less than or equal to 2. Worpsweder Antiquariat Professional seller. Who is lying and who is telling the truth? PsychoBabel Books Professional seller. The young man who comes up from the ranks the hard way, him marrying a woman from the elite society of England, him idolizing kammrrn and mjnette daughter that is born to them.

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Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Any international postage and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Two stars for two main reasons: Dunkle Kammern by M. But, as the plot progresses, readers see a filled-out, easier to picture, and understand.


Jinx Kingsley, photographer and only daughter of millionaire Adam Kingsley, is found unconscious in the wreckage of a mysterious car accident on an abandoned airfield, and the police suspect a suicide attempt. I felt like this was one of her poorer novels.

The Dark Room by Minette Walters

I understand the police had to figure out what was going on, but again, why must the reader be subjected to all of that. Unfortunately, the book left me in The Dark Room!

Jinx, as the main character, is not all that likable either. Did the protagonist an amnesiac kill two, perhaps three, people? I was highly disappoint I love a good mystery, but unfortunately, the only thing that was mystifying about this novel was why I kept reading it? The awlters you’ve selected wasn’t added to your basket. But the main character was likeable, and it was an interesting story.

For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab. Aus dem Englischen von Mechtild Sandberg-Ciletti. Contact the seller – opens in a new window or tab and request post to your location. And what bothered me the most was that this mystery never stopped. Minimal damage to the book cover eg. Read more about the condition.

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A book that has been read, but is in good condition. It kept me guessing right up until the end. Aug 23, Mr.

Fil, struggles to regain her memory with the help of Dr. Further compli The Dark Room is the author’s first published novela blend of detective, mystery and horror genre. If I ran across another book by Minette Walters, I’d avoid it. There were parts that were interesting but unfortunately so much of it feels incredibly heavy-handed.


The seller hasn’t specified a postage method to United States. I read this in ; crime genre at its best. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Postage cost can’t be calculated. Detectives, the psychiatrist, and Jinx work to solve the puzzle.

Now she must try to piece together her memories in order to determine her innocence. Report item – opens in a new window or tab. Dec 20, Walterw rated it it was amazing. This book was just not for me.

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Even the main character, Jinx, lied half the time and the reader was left in the same amount of doubt as the police about what was actually going on. Dec 12, Asghar Abbas rated it really liked it.

This is a psychological thriller, where you are invited to be a] the protagonist b] the police inspector and c] the protagonist’s psychiatrist. Nothing happens for much of the book and it gets tedious covering the same ground again and again from a different character’s perspective. There are just too many good books out there worth reading.