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Sharp Objects de Gillian Flynn
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Sharp Objects (edició 2007)

de Gillian Flynn (Autor)

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Returning to her hometown after an eight-year absence to investigate the murders of two girls, reporter Camille Preaker is reunited with her neurotic mother and enigmatic, thirteen-year-old half-sister as she works to uncover the truth about the killings.
Membre:buttercup253
Títol:Sharp Objects
Autors:Gillian Flynn (Autor)
Informació:Crown (2007), Edition: Reprint, 254 pages
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This book is really twisted. It is not poorly written and it is suspenseful, but it is so extremely disturbing I cannot give more than 3 stars. The final images of the book are awfully grotesque. I hope I forget the final chapters! ( )
  mbellucci | Apr 10, 2021 |
*3.75 Stars
I enjoyed this thriller; it definitely kept me reading! However, there were parts that felt very choppy with the writing that left me a little confused as I was reading (had to read a few parts more than once). The lack of detail in some parts is one of the reasons I didn't give this book 5 stars. I enjoy Camille's flashbacks of her life with her mother growing up, but felt some unneven or choppiness in the story telling of both the past and present. This left me a feeling a little unsatisfied as well as confused when the story jumped over several hours (or even years at some points).

Gillian Flynn sure knows how to write an unlikable character! I may have felt a little empathy towards the main character, Camille, but still wouldn't be able to say that I "liked her". I like that she writes about flawed characters, but it is a little nice to feel like you have someone to root for throughout a story.

Even though I wasn't 100% sure, I totally called that ending. And that's all I'm going to say about that. I plan to read Dark Places at some point maybe this month, and then will be caught up on everything Gillian FLynn has written (I think). ( )
  courty4189 | Mar 24, 2021 |
Objetos Cortantes é um livro escrito por Gillian Flynn e traduzido por Fernanda Oliveira.

Basicamente, conta-nos a história de Camille Preaker, uma jornalista que acabou de sair de um internamento num hospital psiquiátrico quando, a pedido do seu patrão, se vê obrigada a regressar aos fantasmas da sua terra Natal para fazer a cobertura de um caso de homicídio de duas raparigas.

Há bastante tempo que Camille não fala com a mãe, que considera neurótica e hipocondríaca, pois andava sempre atrás dela e das irmãs com mezinhas, considerando que, para não adoecerem, deveriam tomar os medicamentos por ela concebidos. Mas Camille, uma rapariga esquiva e rebelde, na altura, não era a jovem que a mãe gostava de tratar. Aliás, era uma filha que desprezava.

Um dos fantasmas que mais a ensombram é a irmã, que morreu em circunstâncias estranhas, a quem Camille via constantemente doente.

Sou sincera, não sei como gostei deste livro. Não é um livro de que toda a gente, certamente, goste. É sórdido, é mórbido…Mas, o que é certo é que nos prende desde o início. E são esses contornos altamente fora de tudo o que pode ser considerado “normal”, que nos captam, que nos levam a querer saber mais, o que se passou, como foi, quem seria capaz de tais atos mórbidos?

Não consegui, o que também é raro em quase todos os livros, gostar de nenhuma personagem. Desde a mãe, simplesmente fria, irritante, prepotente, desequilibrada. O padrasto, completamente submisso à mãe; o meia-irmã, uma miúda de 13 anos completamente mimada, malcriada e irritante e a própria protagonista, Camille, desequilibrada, mórbida, perversa, viciada em massacrar o próprio corpo com cortes que até a ela envergonhavam. Cada uma, à sua maneira, tem traços odiáveis.

Quando parece que conseguimos deslindar os crimes que ocorreram às jovens, que foram mortas e a quem @ assassin@ retirava os dentes, ficamos petrificados e surpreendidos com o final, totalmente inesperado. Quem seria, com efeito, capaz de tamanhas atrocidades? E onde escondia, por exemplo, os dentes que arrancava às crianças?

É um livro que nos mantém presos até ao final, se bem que, a meio, pensando eu ter descoberto @ assassin@, tenha considerado o texto demasiado morno e a empatar um pouco. Mas tudo muda e é, em suspense total, que entramos na reta final da leitura!

Recomendo! ( )
  Celiagil | Mar 24, 2021 |
Fun twist ending. ( )
  SGTCat | Feb 25, 2021 |
Sharp Objects, the first novel written by famed Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn ~ it took me a while to get into this book. I didn't really identify with any of the characters (which, after reading the book I've decided is probably a good thing). I actually didn't even like any of the characters. What I did like was the depth Flynn created in her psychologically flawed characters.

In a way, the book seemed like a collection of character studies of mental illness. Was it Gone Girl? No. Did I enjoy reading it? Yes. Would you like it? If you're looking for a dark, edgy book, you just might.

I love reading debut novels, which this was. I also love being able to see an author's talent and storytelling skills develop. Gone Girl didn't just happen. Reading Flynn's prior works, the bones and muscles and ligaments that underlie the flesh of Gone Girl, reveal a lot about her method and progression as a writer. As a writer myself, I find it fascinating and would definitely recommend this book. ( )
  ShannonHollinger | Feb 15, 2021 |
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Returning to her hometown after an eight-year absence to investigate the murders of two girls, reporter Camille Preaker is reunited with her neurotic mother and enigmatic, thirteen-year-old half-sister as she works to uncover the truth about the killings.

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