Linda’s Book Obsession Reviews “The Night Before” by Wendy Walker, St. Martin’s Press, May 14, 2019
Wendy Walker, Author of “The Night Before” has written an intense, edgy, captivating, suspenseful, and action-packed novel. The Genres for this Novel are Thriller, Suspense, Mystery, and Fiction. This story is written in the present and goes to the past when it pertains to the characters in the events in the story. The author describes her dramatic characters as quirky, dysfunctional, suspicious, complex and complicated.
Laura Lochner feels she has never been lucky when it comes to men. After her last failed relationship, she is back home with her sister licking her wounds. Laura remembers a tragedy from years ago that haunts her. Can she move on? Rosie Ferro, Laura’s sister has reason to worry about her sister. There is anxiety and tension in the air while Laura is living in her home.
Laura decides to try her luck on an Internet Dating site. She mostly speaks to the man she will be going out with. Little does she or the man realize the danger that is present. But, who is in danger, and from whom? Laura doesn’t come home the next day and her sister and husband are troubled. What is going on?
This is a chilling and scary thriller, and everyone seems to be suspect. I would highly recommend this amazing and compelling novel for those readers that enjoy thought-provoking thrillers.