What You Did

What You Did A vicious assault A devastating accusation Who should she trust, her husband or her best friend It was supposed to be the perfect reunion six university friends together again after twenty years Host Ali finally has the life she always wanted, a career she can be proud of and a wonderful family with her college boyfriend, now husband But that night her best friend makes an accusation so shocking that nothing will ever be the same again.When Karen staggers in from the garden, bleeding and traumatised, she claims that she has been assaulted by Ali s husband, Mike Ali must make a split second decision who should she believe Her horrified husband, or her best friend With Mike offering a very different version of events, Ali knows one of them is lying but which And why When the ensuing chaos forces her to re examine the golden era the group shared at university, Ali realises there are darker memories too Memories that have lain dormant for decades Memories someone would kill to protect. New Read What You Did [ author ] Claire McGowan [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

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  • Kindle Edition
  • 269 pages
  • What You Did
  • Claire McGowan
  • English
  • 13 May 2018

12 thoughts on “What You Did

  1. says:

    Rape Affairs Domestic abuse This novel covers a range of sensitive issues but does so in a manner that does not make the reader feel uncomfortable Instead, McGowan creates a thrilling, pulsating read that establishes a world that is becoming increasingly claustrophobic for the protagonist, Ali.I was immediately hooked by this book The writer cleverly creates a non linear narrative that means we, as readers, do not follow the chronological sequence of events on that fateful night that Ali s Rape Affairs Domestic abuse This novel covers a range of sensitive issues but does so in a manner that does not make the reader feel uncomfortable Instead, McGowan creates a thrilling, pulsating read that establishes a world that is becoming increasingly claustrophobic for the protagonist, Ali.I was immediately hooked by this book The writer cleverly creates a non linear narrative that means we, as readers, do not follow the chronological sequence of events on that fateful night that Ali s best friend, Karen, accuses Ali s husband, Mike, of rape It s a nightmare for Ali and this is the catalyst of her seemingly perfect life beginning to fall apart McGowan provides different perspectives on that night in question and this enriched the narrative as it felt...

  2. says:

    This month only 07 2019 Prime Members get to choose 2 books for the Prime First Reads programs I m so thankful because I couldn t choose between They Could Have Named Her Anything and What You Did

  3. says:

    What You DidThis is my First Read pick for July, it s listed as a psychological thriller I think it should be called a psychological mystery.Basically six friends get together to reminisce after meeting at the universit...

  4. says:

    When six old college friends get together 25 years after they met, it s fair to say their lives have taken quite different directions Mike and Ali have been married seemingly forever He s a successful lawyer, she s involved with a rape victim support charity and they have two perfect children and a house that s got the potential to be everything Ali ever wanted Callum and Jodi are finally having the baby they ve waited so long for Ali s best friend Karen is a single mum, living in relative p When six old college friends get together 25 years after they met, it s fair to say their lives have taken quite different directions Mike and Ali have been married seemingly forever He s a successful lawyer, she s involved with a rape victim support charity and they have two perfect children and a house that s got the potential to be everything Ali ever wanted Callum and Jodi are finally having the baby they ve waited so long for Ali s best friend Karen is a single mum, living in relative poverty compared to her peers and Bill has returned from years of living in Sweden, newly single again What could go amiss After the group drink too much and remember their student days, Karen ...

  5. says:

    3.5 stars rounded up to 4Ali is a feminist a women s advocate chair of the local women s refuge centre She understands the abuse of women the ramifications and disbelief that accompany a rape allegation particularly when the victim is drunk and knows her attacker But when the victim is Ali s best friend, Karen, and the accused is Ali s husband, Mike her children and friends are witnesses, and her home is the crime scene Ali s beliefs, morality, and entire world implodes Facing a traum 3.5 stars rounded up to 4Ali is a feminist a women s advocate chair of the local women s refuge centre She understands the abuse of women the ramifications and disbelief that accompany a rape allegation particularly when the victim is drunk and knows her attacker But when the victim is Ali s best friend, Karen, and the accused is Ali s husband, Mike her children and friends are witnesses, and her home is the crime scene Ali s beliefs, morality, and entire world implodes Facing a traumatised and bleeding Karen and a horrified Mike, both of whom she has known, loved, and trusted forthan twenty years, who does Ali believe who should she believe Torn by conflicting loyalties and utterly bewildered, Ali s determination to uncover the truth leads to two decades of secrets, lies, and betrayals being revealed Then the police reopen a cold case from Ali...

  6. says:

    Well, this Kindle First book was an easy 5 Full of twists and secrets n lies, just my sort of story I was totally engrossed I ve never happened upon this author before, not quite sure why Her Paula Maguire series sounds really good as well so I ve put the first one of those into my wishlist a bit sharpish.And better still, I happened across ONE mistake, just one, the whole way throughlet this be a sharp lesson to other authors, editors or proofreaders, it can be done All one need Well, this Kindle First book was an easy 5 Full of twists and secrets n lies, just my sort of story I was totally engrossed I ve never happened upon this author before, not quite sure why Her Paula Maguire series sounds really good as well so I ve put the first one of those into my wishlist a bit sharpish.And better still, I happened across ONE mistake, just one, the whole way throughlet this be a sharp lesson to other authors, editors or proofreaders, it can be done All one needs is some pride in their work, and if they have this then they ll find it s well worth paying someone to do these jobs correctly It matters so much to so many r...

  7. says:

    Not a thriller Well written women s psychological fiction with unlikeable characters This iss psychological thriller offering for July First Reads, but it is not a thriller, no matter that its pacing is good In addition to a he said she said rape accusation, there is a mystery although the details are annoyingly hinted about for half the book, before it s finally revealed The storyline focuses on three forty three yr old women, detailing how each of their lives are upended after a Not a thriller Well written women s psychological fiction with unlikeable characters This iss psychological thriller offering for July First Reads, but it is not a thriller, no matter that its pacing is good In addition to a he said she said rape accusation, there is a mystery although the details are annoyingly hinted about for half the book, before it s finally revealed The storyline focuses on three forty three yr old women, detailing how each of their lives are upended after a reunion weekend I had problems empathizing with both male and female c...

  8. says:

    My Kindle First choice for this month left me with mixed feelings This book had some back and forth between present day and 25 years ago when the group of friends was in university I realized at the end that the character development was lacking Although most things were heard from Al Alision Ali s point of view, the ultimate conclusion was a letdown Although these friends were getting together for a reunion of sorts, it was amazing how self absorbed almost all of them were even after 25 y My Kindle First choice for this month left me with mixed feelings This book had some back and forth between present day and 25 years ago when the group of friends was in university I realized at the end that the character development was lacking Although most things were heard from Al Alision Ali s point of view, the ultimate conclusion was a letdown Although these friends were getting together for a reunion of sorts, it was amazing how self absorbed almost all of them were even after 25 year...

  9. says:

    Suspenseful What You Did is a book that can t be put down once it s started You re constantly trying to figure out who did it As Ali grapples with the current situation, she s forced to look back on her decisions she made as a college student Told mostly from Ali s point of view, you re given glimpses of others versions of how the events happened It keeps your attention, but wraps up quickly leaving a lot of unanswered questions What You Did is a story that asks do you really know those Suspenseful What You Did is a book that can t be put down once it s started You re constantly trying to figure out who did it As Ali grapples with the current situation, she s forced to look back on her decisions she made as a college student Told mostly from Ali s point of view, you re given glimpses of others versions of how the events happened It keeps your attention, but wraps up quickly leaving a lot of unanswered questi...

  10. says:

    A Troubling taleThis held my interest to the last, but as in many other books and films the preponderance of drugs and alcohol in the lives of almost all the characters is very troubling The need to satisfy sexual desire even when involving the husband of a best friend and the failure of the friend to observe its possibility is equally disturbing although believable The lives of teenagers Cassie and Jake are changed for the worst Perhaps parents Ali, Jodi and Karen may lend, finally, some st A Troubling taleThis held my interest to the last, but as in many other books and films the preponderance of drugs and alcohol in the lives of almost all the characters is very troubling The need to satisfy sexual desire even when involving the husband of a best friend and the failure of the friend to observe its possibility is equally disturbing although believable The lives of teenagers Cassie and Jake are changed for the worst Perhaps pare...

  11. says:

    Truly enjoyed this one Written well, showing the complexities of people we are all mixtures of both light and dark, aren t we Her characters were all varying shades of gray I didn t guess the ending and there were so many twists, I kept thinking, What could possibly happen next Also, thinking as if I were the characters, I kept wondering if I would ve made the same choices hopefully NOT, in most cases Got this one as one of my freeFirst Reads choices, and couldn t beplea Truly enjoyed this one Written well, showing the complexities of people we are all mixtures of both light and dark, aren t we Her characters were all varying shades of gray I didn t guess the ending and there were so many twists, I kept thinking, What could possibly happen next Also, thinking as if I were the characters, I kept wondering if I would ve made the same choices hopefully NOT, in most cases Got this one as one of my freeFirst Reads choices, and couldn...

  12. says:

    July first pick fromThis was a good read I always like mystery and suspense, and this book did that pretty well There were so many branches to this story that at times it felt like reading 6 orbooks at once Not a bad thing, just a little jumbled in that I felt like I was finishing and starting the book over and over Good take on what is and isn t consent from several different perspectives, perpetrator victim, male female, old young I haven t read anything else by this author July first pick fromThis was a good read I always like mystery and suspense, and this book did that pretty well There were so many branches to this story that at times...

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