(The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith

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Download Ü The Retreat Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters ¶ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Sherri Smith Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read Sherri Smith illuminates the dark side of the self care and wellness industry in a thrilling ride of revenge perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty's Nine Perfect Strangers The Retreat is a twisting bone chilling suspense that asks how well do you really know your friends Four womenFour secretsA weekend that will change them foreverif they surviveKatie Manning was a beloved child star until her mid teens when her manag Half a starAbsolute Worst Read of 2019 Award This review may come across as harsh Usually my low star reviews are infused with a bit of humor and mock outrage in order to make the process palatable I cannot with this read My experience of this book was very poor and most unpleasant In fact it is one of the worst experiences of reading that I have ever had There are four whiny horrid unlikable and duplicitous women We are given very outlandish and mostly unbelievable reasons why they are this way These four women do whiny horrid and horrible things to each other and other women We are given very outlandish and mostly unbelievable reasons why they do these acts They go to a retreat There they do whiny horrid unlikable and duplicitous acts towards each other But wait one woman is also a psychopath and murdererThe twists are ridiculous the psychological explanations flimsy andor superficial and when people start to die Oh well The last third of the book has some of the most gratuitous violence that I have read Made no sense and for some readers may be triggering Very important concerns such as substance misuse personality disorders and dissociation are treated superficially and are there to either push the plot along or as accusations and judgements that these characters hurled at each other Please remember that a psychological thriller must have the following for this reader psychological congruence psychological depth believable twists and turns and plausible motivations for intrapersonal desicions and interpersonal actionsThis book had none of the above To make matters worse this book lacked artistry authenticity and any entertainment valueThanks to Netgalley for allowing me to post my honest opinion of this ebook that they provided to me

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Download Ü The Retreat Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters ¶ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Sherri Smith Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read Iends one struggling with crippling debt and family obligations one running away from a failed job and relationship Katie will try to find the inner peace promised at the tranuil retreat But finding oneself just might drudge up memories than Katie is prepared to deal withEach woman has come to the retreat for different reasons Each has her secrets to hide And at the end of this weekend only one will be left standin Holy cow This book was dark In a similar fashion to Nine Perfect Strangers our characters Katie Manning former child star her three besties and her future sister in law gather for a life changing weekend with a promise that Ayahuasca tea will change their lives forever None of the characters are particularly likable If that s a deal breaker for you then this story may not be your favorite This book is not here to please you with characters who you may empathize with They re really a bunch of nasty wenches to be honest The book is split into three different parts one per each day at the retreat and the chapters are shared under the different POV of the four women Katie Ellie April and Carmen They all seem a bit shallow a bit cartoonish cliched Some of them will remain that way through the book but Katie doesn t As the chapters go by her story unfolds and her character takes shape Things begin to take a dark side It s hard to process the seriousness of the story due to Sherri Smith s witty and humorous writing Like Moriarty she is good at throwing humor even in the darkest places There is a whodunit theme in the book that may distract you from the real issues each of the characters is going through I felt that was the biggest red herring in the book One spends so much time focusing on confirming who the killer is that all the deep dark stuff suddenly sneaks on youI am super late in providing my honest review I kindly received a copy of this book from NetGalley and the publisher and failed to post it on time Howeverif you are just now coming across to this book and unlikable characters don t bother youI say give it a shot Warning There are plenty of disturbing themes in the book Rape child and drug abuse to mention a few Proceed with caution

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Download Ü The Retreat Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters ¶ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Sherri Smith Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read Er attacked and permanently scarred her face effectively ending her career and sending her on a path of all too familiar post Hollywood self destructionNow twenty seven Katie wants a better answer to those clickbait Where Are They Now articles that float around online An answer she hopes to find when her brother's too good to be true fiance invites her to a wellness retreat upstate Together with Katie's two best fr The Retreat a mystery thriller was a solid 4 stars The Retreat centers around four women Katie Carmen Ellie and Ariel that attend a weekend wellness retreat Each of these women live vastly different lives and each have secrets that they don t want to get out I found The Retreat to be one of the most interesting books I ve read this year I found the characters were well developed though not particularly likable and the ending was phenomenal never saw it coming Highly recommended to fans of mystery thriller books Thank you NetGalley for providing me a copy in exchange for an honest review


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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith characters ¶ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Sherri Smith Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read This book is really hard to rate because the writing was snarky funny and the premise was SO good I appreciate the way Smith writes and will absolutely read her again Every single character was horrible and outrageous in ways that made this book really entertaining to readFor me however it was clear far too early in the book which character was probably behind the intriguing events that happen in the first few pages I w

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith Half a starAbsolute Worst Read of 2019 Award This review may come across as harsh Usually my low star reviews are infused with a bit

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read An interesting and simple premise which centres around four women attending a wellbeing retreat in hoping for a relaxing t

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith The Retreat a mystery thriller was a solid 4 stars The Retreat centers around four women Katie Carmen Ellie and Ariel that attend a weekend wellness retreat Each of these women live vastly different lives and each have secrets that they don’t want to get out I found The Retreat to be one of the most interesting books I’ve read this year I found the characters were well developed though not particularly lik

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    Free download The Retreat Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith Thanks to Chelsea for recommending this book to me Special thanks also to NetGalley and the publisher for granting me this novel in exchange for an honest review “The Retreat” is yet another holistic health retreat book think Liane Moriarty’s Nine Perfect Strangers with a dark and suspenseful twist Katie is a former child star surviving on her dwindling childhood earnings and trying to find herself after the fam

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith characters ¶ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Sherri Smith Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read It is difficult to write this review without giving spoilers away but I shall try I give this one 4 out of 5 Actually 45   First of all we have got Katie She is an ex child actress whose career ended when she was young due to a tragic inciden

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith Holy cow This book was dark In a similar fashion to Nine Perfect Strangers our characters Katie Manning former child star he

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith Book reviews on wwwsnazzybookscom I had absolutely no idea what to expect from The Retreat but I found myself completely absorbed in this tense and gripping tale of secrets and betrayalSherri Smith has created some great characters in Katie Ariel Carmen and Ellie and the rest of the cast of people who have gathered at 'the retreat' each character has their own flaws but also various likable characteristics t

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith Sherri Smith ✓ 4 Read characters ¶ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Sherri Smith Although the premise was intriguing this thriller just didn'twell thrill Characters I couldn't connect with plot that seemed to drag interspersed with bits of rather trashy sex and other risky behavior on a 3 day weekend retreat uite a suspenseful ending rescued it from 2 star range and tied it back to the horror of the first chapter but with some nice twists I received an arc of this new novel from the publisher via Ne

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    (The Retreat) [PDF] ë Sherri Smith It was one of the best books I've read the story was gripping the ending was unpredictable and the whole plot was original

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  • ebook
  • 352
  • The Retreat
  • Sherri Smith
  • en
  • 05 June 2018
  • 9780765386755