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What She Saw reader ó Paperback ↠ insolpro ¾ ❮PDF / Epub❯ ★ What She Saw ✓ Author Gerard Stembridge – Insolpro.co.uk Sex scandal politics and a cast of characters you just can't trust all delivered with a thoroughly modern sensibility SARAH PINBOROUGH author of Behind Her EyesThe storied HoteTo the City of Light As long as she takes her meds she promises herself her heightened curiosity and manic elation will stay under controlBut when that curiosity leads her to the hotel’s private elevator which serves only the ultra elite penthouse Suite Imperial she spies much than plush carpets and gilt chandeliers a young woman caught in the clutches of a threaten What She Saw by Gerard Stembridge is a so so novel that follows a woman through 24 hours in ParisLana Gibson has decided to travel to Paris to see the Edward Hopper retrospective She stays at the expensive Hotel Le Chevalier located on the Right Bank and assures her unknowing husband after the fact that she will be fine and take her meds to control her manic phases She does see the Hopper exhibition but she also becomes increasingly obsessed with seeing who is using the private elevator to the exclusive penthouse suite on the top floor As happenstance and curiosity collide she actually gets on the elevator when the door is open and is whisked to the top floor When the door opens she sees uickly observes that an orgy is taking place but she also witnesses a young woman trying to escape from a naked older man She uickly snaps a few pictures with her cell phone before the elevator doors close againIt turns out that the older man is Jean Luc Fournier an important French politician Lana is already on the radar of his security detail who have noticed her interest in the private elevator Now she is on the run from the security men and needs to figure out what exactly is going on and who she can trust before her time runs out The narrative follows Lana's perspective and that of a chauffeur for Fournier Ferdinand Ferdie Ferdie has his own stakes in the outcomeI really wanted to like her simply due to her desire to travel to see the Hopper retrospective but Lana is a hard character to relate to or find any empathy for She is also not a very well developed character Mainly you learn she doesn't seem to really even like her husband she's on meds apparently for bipolar disorder and she's way too weirdly curious about the penthouse elevator door This makes it a challenge to feel invested in what happens to her especially when she's repeatedly and consistently making some rather stupid actions and decisionsThe writing is good but the 24 hour format seemed to just drag out the action and didn't work for me Those who love novels set in Paris and Francophiles will likely appreciate the setting I had a difficult time immersing myself in this novel probably due to my increasing annoyance with LanaDisclosure My review copy was courtesy of HarperCollinshttpwwwshetreadssoftlycom20170

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Sex scandal politics and a cast of characters you just can't trust all delivered with a thoroughly modern sensibility SARAH PINBOROUGH author of Behind Her EyesThe storied Hotel Chevalier on Paris’s ritzy Right Bank hosts celebrities dignitaries and for one night Lana Gibson an American woman who’s escaped the monotony of her staid married life for a cultural jaunt Lana Turner is a perfect example of the type of half formed lame ass women characters that are written by men No thanks Giving this 2 stars is generous

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What She SawIng looking older man Unable to erase the image of the girl in danger from her mind Lana alerts the police plunging herself into a firestorm of intrigue and becoming a targetAlone in the city not knowing who has her best interests at heart Lana will need to use every ounce of strength and guile as she races to discover the relationship between the truth and what she sa Love love love Lana the heroine She's on medication for her manicdepression like behavior However she spends most of the book not taking it because of various reasons beyond her control She is in Paris for fun and to get away from her husband She is way too curious and puts her nose in something outlandish and disturbing She is outspoken courageous and a little too violent but she is kind of forced into it This free Goodreads giveaway was very absorbing a great novel of suspense and we don't know what will happen to Lana next