Linda’s Book Obsession Reviews “The Wife Stalker” by Liv Constantine, Harper Collins Publishers, May 19, 2020, for Suzy Approved Book Tours
WOW! Liv Constantine (Lynne and Valerie Constantine) author/authors of “The Wife Stalker” has set the stage for a chilling thriller with suspense, intense, intriguing, captivating story. The genres for this novel are Thriller, Mystery, Suspense, and Fiction. The timeline for this story is in the present and goes to the past when it pertains to the characters or events. The author/s describe the colorful and dramatic characters as manipulative, complex, complicated, dysfunctional, vindictive, and suspect of certain actions or possible crimes. The story goes to the past when it pertains to the characters or events in the story. The story takes place in the beautiful town of Westport Connecticut.
The author/s vividly describe the characters, events, and setting, that seems just perfect. I finished this book in one sitting, and I felt like my head was spinning. There are twists and turns, betrayals, secrets, and a razor-sharp edginess that had me sitting at the edge of my seat. As the plot continues, everything seems to change.
Piper Reynard comes with her dark deep secrets to Westport Connecticut to have a new start in life. She meets an attractive attorney Leo and decides that he will be hers. As she weaves her web, she is annoyed that he wears a wedding band. Joanna and his two young children are very much a part of his life., Joanna wants to see Leo get out of a depression but certainly didn’t expect Piper to be the answer to solving the problem.
Joanna has to leave for a short time when her mother gets hurt. The next thing she knows is that Leo is in love with Piper, and wants Joanna out of his life. There is no room for the children at Joanna’s mother’s home. Joanna starts investigating the mysterious Piper and is frightened for her children. What is Joanna going to do?? How will the children and Leo be safe?
I highly recommend this riveting and page-turning thriller!!