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The Body Double

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Ie Skin I live based on Thieery Jonuet s Tarantula novel YESWhat about Hitchcock s Suspicion Vertigo and Rebecca Are you kidding me hell YESDo you fan of classics like Bride of Frankenstein and I don t think I ve ever reviewed a book before it comes out I feel like i have secret info to impart like I have secret info to impart you The Body Double comes out in March and I can totally recommend it to you It s about a common girl who is approached to be a body double for a celebrity Hitchcock s movie Vertigo and the book I read and reviewed a while back The Paper Wasp we re both a little similar to this one My reactions in order as I read Whoa this book is weird and that s a heck of a lot of internal monologue This character is bizarre and she certainly doesn t behave like I would Well THAT seems highly nlikely I have to keep reading to see if I m right about what I think is going to happen Nope I was so wrong Whoa this book is weird I HAVE to know how this book ends I read it in a day Besides some plot points I was still wondering about a few times when the reader is smarter than the character I hate when that happens and maybe a too Peter Pan -- BookDna Famous Childrens Literature uick ending I enjoyed this as a creepy suspenseful clean read I like to share mature content and I think this adult book only had three or four curse words I m such a sucker stories about the dark and depraved side of celebrityI think it all goes back to my Jackie Collins obsession GlitterNSleaze It wasn t my favorite the pacing was odd and while the premise was fantastic I found most of the characters particularly ournnamed protagonist difficult to invest in in any meaningful wayShades of Hitchcock but not Getting Out (Getting Out uite enough and I predicted the surprise which is always a let downThank you very much to Emily Beyda Doubleday Books and NetGalley for giving me the chance to read and review this ARC I ve detailed below why I am disappointed with this book It is not a thriller It is not worthy of being compared to Hitchcock If you are not interested in knowing who does what don t read further You have been warned All spoilers aheadview spoilerWe re introduced to a no name woman from the middle of nowhere with no real life to speak of She s broke and miserable growingp with abuse and emerging into adulthood from foster care It has been a hard life for this one One day her boss at the movie theater she works at of all people introduces her to Max Max is a mysterious man from Hollywood who claims he needs a look alike for a famous actress Her boss Scott claims to have seen an ad and thinks his no name employee would be perfect Plus he s getting a finders fee So don t go thinking he s doing this out of the kindness of his heart Everyone and I mean everyone in this book is fake as hell and has little to no character development beyond our no name girl Who Getting Closer (Getting Out unfortunately is bat shit crazy by the end of the book This book leans super heavy on pathetic sad manipulative abusive situations and flat characters Mostly it is the random internal ramblings of our insecure body double and the boring drag of her daily life as she transforms into Rosanna the starlet Literally painful details about what she eats how she looks the makeup and creams she wears the looks Max does or does not give her Pages and pages and pages of itAnyway after signing an NDA we learn the identity and circumstances surrounding the actress need to have a public double someone to take off some of the load that has since driven our starlet to be anxious and stress into solitude for a while What we don t know is Rosanna has long since killed herself after discovering Max s hidden cameras throughout her house and throwing the stalker weirdo out of her life for good He comes back only to find Rosanna dead after an intentional overdoseThe offer of money is made Our no name girl fits the bill She s willing to givep who she is to become someone else and after a few months of abusive psychological grooming and plastic surgery she s ready to assume Rosanna s life But Max only allows her *To In Micromanaged Bits *in micromanaged bits pieces Naively our no name girl believes she is being paid to live in a dingy apartm. Of the famous and troubled celebrity Rosanna Feld A nervous breakdown has forced Rosanna out of the public eye and she needs a look alike to take her place in the tabloid media circus of Hollywood Overseen by Max who hired her for the job our narrator spends her days locked p in a small apartment in the hills watching hidden camera footage of Rosanna wearing Rosanna's clothes eating the food Rosanna likes practicing her mannerisms learning to become Rosan. A girl is hired to serve as a celebrity s double in the public eye And a girl has no name She is taken to LA trained to become Rosanna the celebrity and eventually starts making public appearances as her The book is narrated from the point of view of the nameless double and it is slow paced The novel does not have a lot of dialogue and at times there were 4 5 pages describing the thoughts of the nameless narrator a lot of instropetion and not much interaction with other characters or events to advance the plotYou might be able to predict what is going on here at the beginning of the novel it is not hard to figure it out Overall it was ok ARC provided by Publisher via Netgalley An nnamed woman has the chance to leave her dull existence as a movie theater employee in a small town for the The Strangest Things in the World uniue opportunity to move to LA and work as the body double for the troubled celebrity Rosanna Feld Rosanna has been out of the spotlight for almost a year no one has seen or heard from her since her rud nervous breakdownThe details are handled by a man named Max on behalf of Rosanna Ournnamed narrator signs a three year contract that cannot be broken in exchange for her appearances around the city she ll receive 100000 the first year and the following with a rent free LA apartment The catch is that once her contract is p she cannot return to her previous lifeidentity and instead forge a new one I will slip into the role of Rosanna like warm bathwater I will find a new self a better self to take the place of whatever it is I ve lost Her arrival in LA is nothing as she expected Our narrator spends months locked literally in her small apartment wearing Rosanna s clothes eating only the *Foods Rosanna Eats All While Studying Footage To Prepare For *Rosanna eats all while studying footage to prepare for public debut When Max determines she s ready to be Rosanna our narrator is caught p in the lifestyle and fame but nagged by the Enathu Suya Saritham unansweredestions of what caused Rosanna s breakdown and where she is now Is the careful and calculating Max her one true ally or is he a danger to Rosanna and her body doubleAn intensely sloooooow burn The Body Double offers readers a lonely narrator whose isolation and obsession spiral into a dark mystery The sense of Edificios mágicos unease kept me reading but I had the end figured out almost immediately Since readers have no idea who the MC was in her previous life very vague information about parents and foster care is given it was tough for me tonderstand her motivations or care about what was happening to herThis was just an okay read for me but if you re a fan of slow burn mysterythrillernoir vibe novels this is one you may want to considerThanks to Doubleday and NetGalley for providing me with an ARC in exchange for my honest review The Body Double is scheduled for release on March 3 2020 Die Pharaonin uote included is from a digital advanced reader s copy and is subject to changepon final publicationFor reviews visit wwwrootsandreadswordpresscom This excellent book is almost like watching one of those great noir films of yesteryear made fresh with references to modern culture and our obsession with celebrities The nnamed narrator of the book is eking out an existence in a small town where she works the concession stand at a movie theater that has seen better days Her boss introduces her to Max a mysterious man who offers wealth and a new life if the young woman who bears a resemblance to a famous woman Rosanna Feld is willing to move to Los Angeles and become Rosanna s double What s the catch The narrator must keep everything confidential and be willing to give p all contact with anyone she knows now disappearing completely into a new life Can she keep Viking Slave (The Beast Kings Slave, up the pretense and fool Rosanna s friends the media and the paparazzi This psychological thriller is worth a read Louisa A Three no this is not the book I dreamed to dive into the plot was intriguing the beginning was interesting but then all slowness no play made me dull and axe carrying Jack Torrence kind of disturbed person because I m so bored to death starsWhen I start reading this book I asked myself theseestions Do you like Almodovar s mov. A dark glittering debut novel The Body Double is the suspenseful story of a young woman who is recruited by a stranger to give p her old life and identity to impersonate a reclusive Hollywood starA strange man discovers our nameless narrator selling popcorn at a decrepit small town movie theater and offers her an odd and lucrative position she will forget her job her acuaintances even her name and move to Los Angeles where she will become the body double.
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Ent and painstakingly learn the intricacies of our starlet s life Mostly the only contact she has is with Max During the course of this transformation our no name double is locked into this apartment nable to leave She is tested and pushed forced to eat what the starlet likes And if she doesn t do what Max likes he leaves her there without food for a while or withholds any sort of adoration She s expected to work out as he instructs To carefully watch and read the materials only he curates for her To wear the cast off clothing and items from the starlet s house Max brings her To se the old *makeup the starlet had in her home Not new Eww At no point *the starlet had in her home Not new Eww At no point our no name double concerned there is something gravely amiss here She is just going along eagerly with whatever Max says mostly Being isolated and manipulated like this has her developing a sick Stockholm syndrome relationship with Max It comes on rather ickly actually After a while you re not sure if she s enduring all of this the isolation even plastic surgery for Max or for the supposed money he is stashing away for her to have after she s done playing the starlet or for her own growing obsession about being connected to Rosanna She is delusional and sold on the idea Rosanna will one day embrace her and accept her as perfect Max is just her employee But for now she must keep him happy GameMaker Studio Book - RPG Design and Coding until she can finally meet the woman she is supposed to beThe first half of the book is boring AF Sorry It is Much of it could have been consolidated to half and still driven home the same important points of our double s transformation Instead the slow burn is tedious and frustrating I nearly gavep several times The only reason I kept going was to find out if I was right about what actually happened to the starlet who we never meet At least not for most of the book Instead it is mostly the needy insecure sick ramblings of the no name double who increasingly believes she is the starlet channeling her and her obsession with Max who we start to see is an The Diary of Jack the Ripper unwell man Anyone with any sense would Our no name girl doesn t seem to read the red flags when they come She just normalizes the dysfunction to annrealistic degreeEventually our no name girl is allowed to leave the confines of her small apartment prison to play the role of the starlet in public initially Brendas Private Swing under a lot of control and observation by Max Later with less and less of a physical leash Now she s just tethered with a mental one Some nights she roams the streets near the complex swimm The Body Double is aniue dark and claustrophobic story of a woman who is hired to be a body double for famous actress Rosanna Feld Rosanna has had recent anxiety issues that have kept her hidden from the public eye so her manager has been tasked to find someone to keep p appearances for her This woman who remains nameless throughout the story which I found very gripping is the perfect fit and is hired Rosanna s manager is tasked to teach this woman how to behave and look like her As she is trained we start to see this Rosanna come back into the limelight After a dinner party with Roseanna s friends gone awry the narrator begins to suspect if this is worth it can she really trust anyone but herself The Body Double is very Hitchcockian claustrophobic a bit repetitive and dark As you
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into this slow burn novel we start seeing the collapse of someone s individuality while an obsession grows It s very intriguing and ite honestly gripping I would ve given this story a higher rating but there s a lot of slow burn progression that truly didn t need to be included that took away from the story While not particularly that original it is still beautifully executed through an immersive and intriguing narrative Emily Beyda knows how to tell a story Overall it s definitely a good novel to read here and there versus binge read I m curious to see what Emily Beyda has Crown Mitre up her sleeve next Thank you to doubledaybooks for my gifted copy This one publishes on 332020The Body Double by Emily Beyda 19 in 2020When a man named Max comes to her small town he recognizes that. Na in every way But as she makes her public debut as Rosanna dining at elegant restaurants shopping in stylish boutiues and finally risking a dinner party with Rosanna's true inner circle alarmingestions begin to arise What really caused Rosanna's mental collapse Will she ever return And is Max truly her ally or something sinister With echoes of Hitchcock's Vertigo The Body Double is a fabulously plotted noir about fame beauty and the darkness of Hollywo.


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