- Name: The Woman in the Window
- Author: A.J. Finn
- Type: Adult Thriller
- Pages: 455
- Series: Standalone
- Published: January 2nd, 2018
- Publisher: William Morrow
Anna Fox lives alone—a recluse in her New York City home, unable to venture outside. She spends her day drinking wine (maybe too much), watching old movies, recalling happier times . . . and spying on her neighbors.
Then the Russells move into the house across the way: a father, a mother, their teenage son. The perfect family. But when Anna, gazing out her window one night, sees something she shouldn’t, her world begins to crumble—and its shocking secrets are laid bare.
What is real? What is imagined? Who is in danger? Who is in control? In this diabolically gripping thriller, no one—and nothing—is what it seems.
I thought this was okay. I anticipated the twist and found myself bored through several parts. I thought the morally grey main character was great though! That was probably my favorite part of this book. I love when the main character has real issues or flaws to work through. Overall though, I was rather disappointed with this one.
A.J. Finn, pseudonym for Daniel Mallory, has written for numerous publications, including the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, and the Times Literary Supplement (UK). A native of New York, Finn lived in England for ten years as a book editor before returning to New York City.