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This meme is currently hosted by Sam @  Taking on a World of Words.


To take part all you need to do is answer the following questions:

  • What are you currently reading?
  • What did you recently finish reading?
  • What do you think you’ll read next?

So here’s my 3 W’s for the week.

Nothing much has happened this week. Its exam week so I am swamped with revision. My WWW has not changed much from last week.

Recently Finished


The Other Widow by Susan Crawford

Everybody’s luck runs out. This time it could be theirs . . .

It isn’t safe. That’s what Joe tells her when he ends their affair—moments before their car skids off an icy road in a blinding snowstorm and hits a tree. Desperate to keep her life intact—her job, her husband, and her precious daughter, Lily—Dorrie will do everything she can to protect herself, even if it means walking away from the wreckage. Dorrie has always been a good actress, pretending to be someone else: the dutiful daughter, the satisfied wife, the woman who can handle anything. Now she’s going to put on the most challenging performance of her life. But details about the accident leave her feeling uneasy and afraid. Why didn’t Joe’s airbag work? Why was his car door open before the EMTs arrived? And now suddenly someone is calling her from her dead lover’s burner phone. . . .

Joe’s death has left his wife in free fall as well. Karen knew Joe was cheating—she found some suspicious e-mails. Trying to cope with grief is devastating enough without the constant fear that has overtaken her—this feeling she can’t shake that someone is watching her. And with Joe gone and the kids grown, she’s vulnerable . . . and on her own.

Insurance investigator Maggie Devlin is suspicious of the latest claim that’s landed on her desk—a man dying on an icy road shortly after buying a lucrative life insurance policy. Maggie doesn’t believe in coincidences. The former cop knows that things—and people—are never what they seem to be.

As the fates of these three women become more tightly entwined, layers of lies and deception begin to peel away, pushing them dangerously to the edge . . . closer to each other . . . to a terrifying truth . . . to a shocking end.

Review coming up after exams but my rating for this would be 3/5.

Currently reading

AFTER SHE FELLL After She Fell by Mary– Jane Riley

There are so many ways to fall…

Catriona needs help. Her seventeen-year-old daughter Elena was found dead at the bottom of a cliff near her boarding school. The death has been ruled a suicide, but Catriona isn’t convinced.

When her old friend, journalist Alex Devlin, arrives in Hallow’s Edge to investigate, she quickly finds that life at private boarding school The Drift isn’t as idyllic as the bucolic setting might suggest.

Amidst a culture of drug-taking, bullying and tension between school and village, no one is quite who they seem to be, and there are several people who might have wanted Elena to fall…

I am really enjoying this book. I just wish that I had more time to read it.

Reading Next

gIRL IN THE ICE The Girl in the Ice by Robert Bryndza

Her eyes are wide open. Her lips parted as if to speak. Her dead body frozen in the ice…She is not the only one.

When a young boy discovers the body of a woman beneath a thick sheet of ice in a South London park, Detective Erika Foster is called in to lead the murder investigation.

The victim, a beautiful young socialite, appeared to have the perfect life. Yet when Erika begins to dig deeper, she starts to connect the dots between the murder and the killings of three prostitutes, all found strangled, hands bound and dumped in water around London.

What dark secrets is the girl in the ice hiding?

As Erika inches closer to uncovering the truth, the killer is closing in on Erika.

The last investigation Erika led went badly wrong… resulting in the death of her husband. With her career hanging by a thread, Erika must now battle her own personal demons as well as a killer more deadly than any she’s faced before. But will she get to him before he strikes again?

So how about you, any interesting books that you have read lately? What are you reading now? What do you plan on reading next? Are you struggling to find time to read? Share your links and comments.

10 comments on “WWW-Wednesday

  1. Beyond Opinions
    May 11, 2016

    After She Fell sounds interesting. Looking forward to your thoughts on it. Happy Reading.

    • Diana
      May 13, 2016

      Thanks.Happy reading too 🙂

  2. Tea Time with Marce
    May 11, 2016

    I am really interested in Girl on Ice also, should be good. Good luck with exams.

    • Diana
      May 13, 2016

      I am done with After She Fell so already a chapter in.The Girl in the Ice is interesting and seems fast paced.I’ll share my thoughts about it next Wednesday.Thank you for the wish:-)

  3. Donna
    May 11, 2016

    I can’t wait for your review of The Other Widow! 🙂
    Happy reading and good luck with the exams 🙂
    Here’s my WWW https://chocolatenwafflesblog.wordpress.com/2016/05/11/this-week-in-books-may-11th-2016/

    • Diana
      May 13, 2016

      Thank you.I hope to post the review at some point this week after my final paper on 20th.Heading over to your post now.Happy reading and thanks for the link.

  4. Yvo
    May 11, 2016

    I hope you will enjoy The Girl In The Ice! It has a great plot and descriptions.

    • Diana
      May 13, 2016

      Thanks.Just read the first chapter.Definitely looks like an interesting read.Thanks for the comment.Happy reading.

  5. faithrivens
    May 11, 2016

    Hope you find more time to read After She Fell. I love when a good book pulls you in and hate when suddenly you find yourself stealing moments to read it and can’t devour it the way you want 😛
    Happy Reading 😀
    Here’s my WWW: https://aliasfaithrivens.wordpress.com/2016/05/11/www-wednesday-the-sixth/

  6. Diana
    May 13, 2016

    I eventually got time to read and finished the book yesterday.It was quite interesting to the end 🙂 Thanks for the link,heading over to your post now.Happy reading.

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