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The Witch Elm Toby is a happy go lucky charmer who s dodged a scrape at work and is celebrating with friends when the night takes a turn that will change his life he surprises two burglars who beat him and leave him for dead Struggling to recover from his injuries, beginning to understand that he might never be the same man again, he takes refuge at his family s ancestral home to care for his dying uncle Hugo Then a skull is found in the trunk of an elm tree in the garden and as detectives close in, Toby is forced to face the possibility that his past may not be what he has always believed.A spellbinding standalone from one of the best suspense writers working today, The Witch Elm asks what we become, and what we re capable of, when we no longer know who we are. Free Read [ The Witch Elm ] By [ Tana French ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – groundhogwalking.co.uk

E-Pub À The Witch ElmPDF Author ☆ Tana French ✓ – groundhogwalking.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 528 pages
  • The Witch Elm
  • Tana French
  • English
  • 08 June 2017
  • 0735224641

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  1. I actually didn t love a Tana French book the world is broken I just knew I jinxed it by writing that first paragraph in my review of The Secret Place.I keep trying to convince myself to bump this up a star because it s hard to believe Tana French can write anything that isn t amazing It s definitely not a bad book, but The Witch Elm French s first standalone outside of her Dublin Murder Squad series just didn t contain a lot of the stuff I ve loved from this author.To start with, I fee I actually didn t love a Tana French book the world is broken I just knew I jinxed it by writing that first paragraph in my review of The Secret Place.I keep trying to convince myself to bump this up a star because it s hard to believe Tana French can write anything that isn t amazing It s definitely not a bad book, but The Witch Elm French s first standalone outside of her Dublin Murder Squad series just didn t contain a lot of the stuff I ve loved from this author.To start with, I feel like my love for French is centred around her awesome, snarky, flawed, messy, human detectives The crimes are whatever the detectives their voices, quirks, passions and personal histories are what make her books so damn addictive I shipped Rob and Cassie so hard in In the Woods, and Cassie herself made the implausible plot of The Likeness actually okay I will probably ne...

  2. 2 and 4 stars If I could give this a dual rating, I would Explanation of rating I had 5 star expectations for The Witch Elm Tana French is one of my favorite authors and while I haven t loved all of her books, I really enjoyed the most recent installments of the Murder Squad series Unfortunately, my expectations were not met There were parts of the Witch Elm that I loved, but others not so much It s hard to describe The Witch Elm it s part mystery, part thriller, part family drama Prim 2 and 4 stars If I could give this a dual rating, I would Explanation of rating I had 5 star expectations for The Witch Elm Tana French is one of my favorite authors and while I haven t loved all of her books, I really enjoyed the most recent installments of the Murder Squad series Unfortunately, my expectations were not met There were parts of the Witch Elm that I loved, but others not so much It s hard to describe The Witch Elm it s part mystery, part thriller, part family drama Primarily, it is a psychological character study Toby has had all ...

  3. after languishing for months who knows where, my review is finally up at LARB you celebrate christmas, read it in line as you last minute shop if you do not, enjoy it with all the free time not having to worry about mulberries and double sided tape and trees going up in flames affords you oooh, goodreads choice awards semifinalist for best mystery thriller 2018 what will happen oh, it will lose after languishing for months who knows where, my review is finally up at LARB you celebrate christmas, read it in line as you last minute shop if you do not, enjoy it with all the free time not having to worry about mulberries and double sided tape and trees going up in flames affords you oooh, goodreads choice awards semifinalist for best mystery thriller 2018 what will happen oh, it will lose to stephen king, the man who ...

  4. The Witch Elm by Tana French is a 2018 Viking Books publication Luck Toby has never really considered his, until now He s always had an easy go of things, able to talk himself out of any potential trouble or situation with his easy charm But, Toby s luck has changed overnight First, he gets into serious trouble with his boss, then his home is broken into, and he is beaten within an inch of his life While his parents and faithful, adoring girlfriend are rock solid support systems, Toby is i The Witch Elm by Tana French is a 2018 Viking Books publication Luck Toby has never really considered his, until now He s always had an easy go of things, able to talk himself out of any potential trouble or situation with his easy charm But, Toby s luck has changed overnight First, he gets into serious trouble with his boss, then his home is broken into, and he is beaten within an inch of his life While his parents and faithful, adoring girlfriend are rock solid support systems, Toby is interrogated about the robbery, almost as if he is the perpetrator and not the victim If that weren t bad enough, Toby gets word his uncle has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer With the dual purpose of adjusting to his new normal and to help in the care of his uncle, Toby moves into the family ancestral home, along with his girlfriend Toby s two cousins whom he has seen little of over the years, are also in attendance When one of his cousin s children makes a g...

  5. Lucky and genial Toby meets the guys for a night out to celebrate his circumvention of a potentially career wrecking incident at work Afterwards, he is nearly beaten to death by intruders and his life changes dramatically He lands at Ivy House to care for his terminally ill uncle and to recover from his own serious injuries A skull is found in the Wych Elm which takes this finely crafted novel into the events of the past as experienced by the participants looking back from the present day Im Lucky and genial Toby meets the guys for a night out to celebrate his circumvention of a potentially career wrecking incident at work Afterwards, he is nearly beaten to death by intruders and his life changes dramatically He lands at Ivy House to care for his terminally ill uncle and to recover from his own serious injuries A skull is found in the Wych Elm which takes this finely crafted novel into the events of the past as experienced by the participants looking back from the present day Impaired and confused or is he , Toby tries to unravel the mystery of the skull which leads him to question who he was, who he believes himself to be, as well as, who he ...

  6. 4.25 Stars rounded down There is something about the feeling I get before reading another Tana French novel that calms me and makes me want to sit in a big old comfy chair, with a cushy pillow and a lush blankie surrounding me I just know that I m going to be settling in for an in depth read with highly intelligent, well thought out, interesting characters and I immediately prepare myself I grab a nice warm cuppa and before I know it, hours have gone by and I am in the thick of it Such was 4.25 Stars rounded down There is something about the feeling I get before reading another Tana French novel that calms me and makes me want to sit in a big old comfy chair, with a cushy pillow and a lush blankie surrounding me I just know that I m going to be settling in for an in depth read with highly intelligent, well thought out, interesting characters and I immediately prepare myself I grab a nice warm cuppa and before I know it, hours have gone by and I am in the thick of it Such was the case with The Witch Elm I have read every book Tana French has ever written, so I knew what I was getting myself into The slower build of the storyline, delv...

  7. Toby had always thought of himself as a lucky person He came from a good family, he got along with his aunts, uncles, and cousins, and he had a good job, excellent health, a very nice apartment, and a lovely girlfriend.However, somewhere during his 29th year, he entered into his personal time of Job, where he was tested on every front and since part of that was a burglary of his apartment where he suffered serious injury, he could no longer rely on his wits to carry him through He was forced t Toby had always thought of himself as a lucky person He came from a good family, he got along with his aunts, uncles, and cousins, and he had a good job, excellent health, a very nice apartment, and a lovely girlfriend.However, somewhere during his 29th year, he entered into his personal time of Job, where he was tested on every front and since part of that was a burglary of his apartment where he suffered serious injury, he could no longer rely on his wits to carry him through He was forced to find his way through multiple challenges and difficult situations the hard way stum...

  8. NO SPOILERS safe to read.It s a sin to spoil a Tana French novel.I ve been reading Tana French since 2007 My memory is clearI walked into Borders looking around Into the Woods was a new release I had never heard of the author but liked what the inside flap said, took a blind chance, bought it came home and inhaled it instantly I became an annoying book pusher I was telling strangers off the street about the new mystery thriller author Tana French and her amazing ch NO SPOILERS safe to read.It s a sin to spoil a Tana French novel.I ve been reading Tana French since 2007 My memory is clearI walked into Borders looking around Into the Woods was a new release I had never heard of the author but liked what the inside flap said, took a blind chance, bought it came home and inhaled it instantly I became an annoying book pusher I was telling strangers off the street about the new mystery thriller author Tana French and her amazing characters characters Rob and CassieI still have never given up hope that Tana may one day bring back Rob , from Into the Woods Regardless Tana French is truly a great writer She has a distinct voice in crime writing.And this new 2018 release The Witch Elm , is closer in style with her first ...

  9. Love LOVE andLOVE for The Witch Elm by the amazing Tana French Amicable Toby is a happy go lucky guy who fancies himself as one the The Lucky Ones He has a great job, although he did create a major mess there but he sorted out his mess so it s all good He has an amazing girlfriend to whom he is faithful, except for a bit of a roving eye And he has two terrific mates who love him, at least he thinks they do But Toby s luck is about to change when he is brutally beaten and robbed i Love LOVE andLOVE for The Witch Elm by the amazing Tana French Amicable Toby is a happy go lucky guy who fancies himself as one the The Lucky Ones He has a great job, although he did create a major mess there but he sorted out his mess so it s all good He has an amazing girlfriend to whom he is faithful, except for a bit of a roving eye And he has two terrific mates who love him, at least he thinks they do But Toby s luck is about to change when he is brutally beaten and robbed in his own apartment Left for dead, in and out of consciousn...

  10. The setting is an important part of this story an old family house outside of Dublin, nicknamed Ivy House, where two generations ago a whole crowd of brothers and sisters grew up and then their children came for summers, weekends and holidays It s now occupied only by the oldest unmarried uncle, slowing dying of a brain tumor The real mystery begins halfway through the book when a skull is found in a tree cavity by one of the grandkids But perhaps the mystery started much earlier in the boo The setting is an important part of this story an old family house outside of Dublin, nicknamed Ivy House, where two generations ago a whole crowd of brothers and sisters grew up and then their children came for summers, weekends and holidays It s now occupied only by the oldest unmarried uncle, slowing dying of a brain tumor The real mystery begins halfway through the book when a skull is found in a tree cavity by one of the grandkids But perhaps the mystery started much earlier in the book, when the main character, a PR guy for an art gallery, was severely beaten d...

  11. I had only read one book before from this author and that was The Trespasser which I loved This book was just an o.k read for me, here s why.I m getting a bit tired of unreliable narrators, this seems to be a trend lately Toby is about as unreliable as you can get since he has suffered a severe brain injury right at the beginning of the story It all starts, as he states, on the night that he walked home from the pub to his house quite drunk and went to bed without turning on the door alarm I had only read one book before from this author and that was The Trespasser which I loved This book was just an o.k read for me, here s why.I m getting a bit tired of unreliable narrators, this seems to be a trend lately Toby is about as unreliable as you can get since he has suffered a severe brain injury right at the beginning of the story It all starts, as he states, on the night that he walked home from the pub to his house quite drunk and went to bed without turning on the door alarm During the night some men came in and robbed him He interrupted their ransaking when he opened the door to the main room and turned on the lights It was at this point that they beat him almost to the point of death.So the story started out with a bang From there we have many hundreds of pages describing his recovery, his relationship with ...