PDF or EPUB [The Glamorous Dead] by Suzanne Gates
Read ð eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Å Suzanne GatesNd of thing or me I really wanted to like this book too I loved the cover I loved the summary the mystery and the glitz and glam that it promised but I didn t really get any of that I m a huge Land of a Thousand Hills: My Life in Rwanda fan of historical The writing style threw me off Ielt like I "GOT WHIPLASH FROM HOW UICKLY AND RANDOMLY DIRECTION "whiplash rom how uickly and randomly the direction change I elt like there was a lot of information we as readers were expected to already know about these characters and how they live their lives I understood they were ilming and that they were extras but okayPenny who is the narrator threw me off I understood the shock value of Rosemary s death But there was something extremely off about her How she acted how she spoke how she was in general The dialogue was written in a way I would have to go back and read sections over again in order to comprehend what I was reading I normally read in one pass and everything clicks This was not that The thrill actor and mystery If My Love Were a Fire Truck: A Daddy's Love Song failed to hold my interest I think a member of my book club summed it up nicely when she said This book should be re titled CALL YOUR BROTHERFirst of all I spent a good couple of pages wondering who the hell the main character was until I checked the back of the book jacket to remember it was Penny This book was not glamorous it was just one shit show after the other and Iound myself Write It When I'm Gone: Remarkable Off-The-Record Conversations with Gerald R. Ford frustrated with the main character because she wasn turgent about the murder that took place Also she knew she saw her brother so pick up the phoneAlso the whole reason behind the murder in theirst place wasn t the robbery or a cover up or anything linear like that I Ready for Summer found it random And while I enjoyed theirst half by the time we came around to Will I started to loose interest and by the time we ound out who did it "AND WHY I WAS JUST DISAPPOINTED I WILL RECOMMEND "why I was just disappointed I will recommend book to certain people who will enjoy it but I won t read it again. Assic comedy The Lady Eve where the star took an instant liking to her With Stany's powerful connections and no nonsense style she has no trouble ollowing clues out of the studio backlot A coerência textual from the Los Angeles morgue to the Zanzibar Room to the dark winding streets of Beverly Hills But there's something Penny isn't telling heramous partner in crimesolving a not so glamorous secret that could lead them to Rosemary's killer or send Penny to the electric chai.
"you should reak the hell out but no she just chats "should First Year Teacher: Wit and Wisdom from Teachers Who've Been There freak the hell out but no she just chats drunk Madge about heramily and lets the girl puke in a bush of someone popular while she daydreams of her First Mother I do not get it all And despite her being a "MURDERER SHE IS STILL ABLE TO "she is still able to WHAT IS HAPPENING WHY DOES NOBODY CARESI never elt any thrill suspense or interest I really tried hard to connect and get myself interested and immersed but I was seriously just in a loss I couldn t stand it any and had to stop reading ARC received in exchange or an Honest Review Suzanne Gate s debut novel The Glamorous Dead brings you back in time to the 1940 s Hollywood with the glamour April 16th: Virginia Tech Remembers fame and dark secrets This is truly a captivating story that has you guessing on who did it and why they did it It is alsoilled with OMG that did not just happen moments This mysterythrillerhistorical will have goosebumps rising and you will be gripping onto your tablet or book yelling don t do it Penny is a young aspiring Hollywood hopeful She moves to Hollywood with her best riend in dreams of making a better life or herself When a human thumb with chipped nail polish is Mindful Living with Aspergers Syndrome found Penny s life turns upside down withull hurricane orce Being the number one suspect in her best riend murder Penny starts her own in I received The Glamourous Dead by Suzanna Gates rom Kensington Books via NetGalley in exchange or an honest reviewThis was a difficult book to read In all honesty I DNF d it which is a once in a blue moon ki. Ody buried beneath it Rosemary with the beauty and talent who stood out Space Kid from all other extras on the Paramount lot She was the one whose name was destinedor a movie maruee not Circumstantial Evidence: Death, Life, and Justice in a Southern Town for the obituaries Andor an extra twist now an LAPD detective thinks Penny is the one who killed her Penny is determined to prove her innocence with a little help rom an unlikely ally the world amous ueen of ilm noir Barbara Stanwyck Penny met Stany on the set of Paramount's cl. .
I m biased but I loved this book A great evocation of the glitz and mystiue of golden era Hollywood serves "as a backdrop or a compelling murder mysterypsychological suspense Fans of The Black Dahlia or "a backdrop or a compelling murder mysterypsychological suspense Fans of The Black Dahlia or podcasts Hollywood Crime and You Must Remember This will Reach for the Rainbow: Advanced Healing for Survivors of Sexual Abuse find a lot to love Thank you so much to Kensington Booksor giving me an ARC of The Glamorous Dead by Suzanne Gates via Netgalley in exchange Troubled Waters for an honest reviewI m sorry but 15 I DNF it on 36% and I never DNF any book but this I tried I tried so much but this just didn t pull me I do not recommend thisor people who has no idea what s happened in 1930s1940s Hollywood Yes I know I picked up a book set in 1930s Hollywood Yes I know it s going to deal with things I do not know aside rom brunettes and blondes in curly bob hairstyles I only knew a bit of that era and wanted to learn but I only learned a bunch of words that didn t make any sense to me It seemed interesting but the author did not explain what those nicknames are and what they are doing Obviously they are shooting or some kind of ilm and they are extras and all that but I was still in a lossAnother reason I didn t inish this was I didn t eel any suspense orand thrill that this book promises It s a mysterythriller book after all The book immediately starts with Rosemary s body being ound told by our narrator and main character Penny Rosemary s best riend The author lays out possible suspects and try to play and confuse the reader rom inding the real suspect but it
Just Fell Flat For Mefell lat Bon Bon Voyage (A Carolyn Blue Culinary Mystery, for me didn t even have any interest to know who the real suspect is It may be contributed to the narration I didn teel any connection on Penny she sounded so distant and rigid I can t Bon Bon Voyage feel any of her hate remorse sadness nothing I can t even sympathize with her She was bland andlat to meThe writing was also odd or me anyway I eel like I m mis. Set in the dream actory of the 1940s this glittering debut novel ollows a young Hollywood hopeful into a star studded web of scandal celebrity and murder The chipped pink nail polish is a dead giveaway no pun intended But when a human thumb is discovered near a Hollywood nightclub it doesn't take long or the police to identify its owner Miss Penny Harp would recognize that pink anywhere it belongs to her best riend Rosemary And so does the rest of the