I Let You Go

by Clare Mackintosh

Quick take

An emotional rollercoaster ride, with reveal after stunning reveal that will shock and dazzle you with its cleverness all the way up to the explosive finale.

Why I love it

Turn off your phone and clear your calendar, because you're going to want to read this sensational thriller in one sitting. Holy cats - what a book! I Let You Go is a clever mystery with compelling characters and a pulse-pounding ending!

A rain-slick street, a speeding vehicle, a mother letting go of her son's hand for just a second. And in an instant, tragedy falls on a quiet Bristol town when a ...

Member thoughts

63% Love
31% Like
4% Dislike
  • Jennifer R.

    Columbia, MD

    "Loved this one!"

  • Katie A.

    New Albany, OH

    "Wow!! One of the best books I've read. Fast paced with twists and turns. Exactly what I was looking for at the time. Highly recommend."

  • Joy G.

    St. Amant, LA

    "This is a great book - a must read!! The twist totally caught me off guard, love when that happens!! "

  • Emily R.

    Houston, TX

    "IT'S A TWIST!"

  • Mindy D.

    Seattle, WA

    "Oh man. I loved this book. I did not see the twist coming. It blew my mind!"

  • Marianne G.

    Germantown, MD

    "Wow. I enjoyed the book from the beginning but once about 2/3 done, it got really good. I couldn't put it down. One of my favorite picks from BOTM."

  • Lauren M.

    Ionia, MI

    "The beginning was slow, but the twist halfway through definitely roped me in! I read the second half of the book in one afternoon! I hope the author writes a sequel."

  • Stacy G.

    Los Angeles, CA

    "Loved this book. Wow. I was completely shocked as I thought I knew what was happening and then 'bam'--realized I was totally wrong! Couldn't put it down!"

  • Melissa I.

    Papillion, NE

    "The novel started a little slowly but soon picked up with a suspenseful pace to reveal the layers of the story."

  • Lisa W.

    Helena, AL

    "Seriously, I did not see that coming. I will say no more. Enjoy your read."

  • Meagan M.

    Hot Springs, AR

    "Oh my! This book was amazing! "