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For Better and Worse
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
On their first date back in law school, Natalie and Will Clarke bonded over drinks, dinner and whether they could get away with murder. Now married, theyll put the latter to the test when an unchecked danger in their community places their son in jeopardy. Working as a criminal defense attorney, Nat refuses to rely on the broken legal system to keep her family safe. She knows that if you want justiceyou have to get it yourself. Shocked to discover Nats taken matters into her own hands, Will has no choice but to dirty his, also. His family is in way too deep to back down now. Hes just not sure he recognizes the woman he married. Nats always been fiercely protective, but never this ruthless or calculating. With the police poking holes in their airtight plan, what will be the first to fall apart: their scandalous secretor their marriage?
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SomedayAlmost
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Mehso-so

Audiobook of “The House on the Water,” also by Hunt, did not impress. (It‘s not in the database.) It‘s starts out interesting, and tension starts to build, but author tells more than she shows. Plot twists borrow from Agatha Christie. Narrator was good. #mystery #audiobook #murder #TeamSlaughter

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EatSleepRead
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Mehso-so

This book had a solid premise, but fell a bit flat overall. The writing style felt unrefined, even for a quick thriller.

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Rissa1
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Pickpick

3.5⭐ Good concept. I personally could have done without the ending stopping at the final chapter and left out the epilogue.
*the very bad picture is one of 2 bears we saw in Gatlinburg TN while on a ghost tour.

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Rissa1
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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142 pts for #TeamSlaughter through the last week of #Scarathon2020. I did not end strong but it is better than I thought it would be. Thank you so much for being our team leader @Clwojick this was so much fun.

Clwojick 👏 Way to go!!! Thanks for playing along this past month! It was a pleasure to have you on the team! 👏 2y
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Rissa1
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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569 pts for #TeamSlaughter #Scarathon2020. I was hoping for a little more reading time, but a trip to an orchard got in the way. Not complaing though, I have some delicious baked goods to enjoy. @Clwojick @CocoReads @TheSpineView

CocoReads Great job! 2y
Clwojick 🌟 🎉Way to go! You did great! Go #TeamSlaughter! 🎉 🌟 2y
TheSpineView Fantastic! 👍📚🤩 2y
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guinsgirlreads
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Pickpick

I finally finished a book in my normal amount of time! I was in such a slump!

I‘m not sure how I feel about this ending 🤔.. I think good! 😂 But this one kept me hooked the whole time so yay!

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Copwithabook
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Panpan

Oh wow, I‘m surprised I even finished this one. I would have bailed had I not been mildly curious about the ending. It did not live up to my expectations! Keep in mind, however, I am a detective who investigates sex crimes and crimes against children. So this was the opposite of escape and fun reading for me.

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Gryffleclaw95
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Pickpick

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Almost a year later, I finally got around to reading my November 2018 #BOTM pick. I was honestly surprised how quickly I got sucked into the story, which was a pleasant surprise because I didn‘t have high expectations for this book. Overall, I thought the plot and story was great, but I felt that the ending fell kind of flat and was a bit abrupt. In addition, the epilogue didn‘t satisfy me and could have had more to it.

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Come-read-with-me
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Pickpick

A nicely paced story of a couple willing to do anything to protect their child from the evils of the world. The ending was a surprise - but in retrospect not that shocking. It made sense in terms of how the characters evolved. ⭐️⭐️⭐️1/2

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alecia3dixie
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Pickpick

This book was alright. The suspense kept me reading, wondering if she will get caught or not. I really liked seeing both sides of the story from both points of view, that was really cool. Could have been a little more action, but over all I liked this book. 4/5 stars (:

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Allthingsbooks

My first by this author and won‘t be the last. Great story...and as a parent myself...I totally get it.

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Allthingsbooks

Just started this via audiobook. One of my favorite narrators. Off to a great start.

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rather_be_reading
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mistake

lele1432 Wooowww lol! Editor must not have had "fresh eyes" for this one. ?? 3y
CharismaRaven13 that‘s funny 😂 3y
SleepyDragon I read that three times before I saw the mistake. My brain kept autocorrecting the order of the words. Guess it's a good thing I'm not an editor anymore. Lol 3y
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JeanaRae I didn't notice until I read the comments. I wonder how many others like this I've not noticed while reading! 🤓🧐 3y
TheChipMan I don‘t notice?? 3y
cj82487 My brain got stuck trying to read it. I another... I another... I another... it took me a few times to finish the sentence bc I couldnt get past those to words 3y
rather_be_reading @JeanaRae haha it is easy to pass over 3y
Curiouser_and_curiouser Wow, 3 errors in one book! 3y
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rather_be_reading
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mistake

KathyWheeler Interesting how your brain adjusts— I put in the missing word automatically. I had to read it again to find the mistake. (edited) 3y
LogiKitty Wow! Lots of mistakes. Is this an ARC? 3y
rather_be_reading @KathyWheeler i had to keep doing the same thing just to make sure i wasnt wrong! 3y
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rather_be_reading @LogiKitty ik! surprisingly no 3y
LogiKitty @rather_be_reading honestly I don't want to read it then 😂 that would bother the heck out of me! 3y
Curiouser_and_curiouser Perhaps those with dyslexia are reading too many wrongly edited books 😄 3y
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rather_be_reading
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mistake

TheChipMan Your on a roll today! 😂😂 3y
rretzler I would not be able to read the book you‘re reading. Too many mistakes drive me crazy and I want to highlight them all! 🤣 3y
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rather_be_reading @rretzler yes tell me abt it! 3y
Gina Was this book edited or was it self published? That is unacceptable. 3y
rather_be_reading @Gina it was not self published. 3y
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rather_be_reading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Pickpick

Great fast paced book! Without giving away too much- its about how much a mother and father are willing to do (or not do) when someone hurts their child. Didnt expect the ending and then the very ending- WHOA! Def. recommend.

allureofbeauty I want to read that one 3y
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rather_be_reading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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and the book rapidly picks up from here!!

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rather_be_reading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Finally getting back to my #botmbacklog. I had set it down to finish my #netgalleybacklog. Now to get back to my #botm!!

Beatlefan129 Those chips are dangerously good! 3y
MzTownsend How are you able to share an image? Everytime I try it keeps bringing me to edit it. 3y
rather_be_reading @MzTownsend
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tulipgirl1223 I really liked that book. 3y
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Sensitivemuse
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Pickpick

Wow this one was so good!! I love Nat and her devious planning. She's one scary person to be deal with! This one kept me reading until the late hours. All I can say is, definitely pick this one up. (Nat should have gotten rid of Will though. You'll understand if you read/or will read it)

Jeannineth I LOVED this one!!!! I thought it was way better than some other hyped books such as The Silent Patient, Miracle Creek, or The Anonymous Girl. 3y
Sensitivemuse @Jeannineth agreed! I hated Anonymous Girl 3y
rather_be_reading 🤣🤣 yes! 3y
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inmegslibrary
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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“Why was it that everyone‘s life looked easier from a distance?”

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rather_be_reading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Book 93 of 2019
#botmbacklog

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rather_be_reading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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My next 16 reads!! Im getting caught up but to my detriment im still ordering 3 books per month 🙊 #botmbacklog

marleed That‘s a great list! 3y
Come-read-with-me Thanks for sharing!! You always choose great books😀 3y
Sargar114 My backlog looks very similar. I had to force myself to stop getting new books until I caught up. Now I just get e-books 🙈 3y
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rather_be_reading @Come-read-with-me no probpem. ty i try!! 3y
rather_be_reading @Sargar114 haha ik 🙊 i just need to limit myself bt its soooo hard 3y
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Kshakal
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Mehso-so

This sucked me in from the very beginning and kept me reading. That being said, the climax was a serious letdown and not entirely believable. Just ok for me!

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JoScho
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Pickpick

On their first date, Nat and Will jokingly discuss how they would commit the perfect murder. That conversation ends up being put to the test when someone threatens their son. The thing is I never felt like there was a major climax in this book or a jaw dropping moment but it still held my attention-I was along for the ride. The pacing was well done and I was invested in the story. Thanks to #Netgalley for the ARC.

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Victoriahoperose
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Mehso-so

This was such a strong start and I was really hooked and then it got to the build up and fell flat. It was just okay for me. I really didn‘t love the ending and it was so disappointing because I was really looking forward to reading this one. It wasn‘t bad - a quick read, but not my favorite.

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OriginalCyn620
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Pickpick

I‘ve seen mixed reviews about this one but I liked it! It held my attention and had good pacing and tension. And the ending...loved it! #llb19

BooknerdsLife Beautiful photo 😍📚 4y
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GripLitGrl
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks This looks good!! 4y
OriginalCyn620 I‘m gonna read this one this month! 4y
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OriginalCyn620
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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This is my May #tbr, plus one more from my kindle if I can swing it! Most of these are for reading challenges!

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KYutzy4
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Pickpick

I couldn't put this one down!
It took me about 2 weeks to read, because life with toddlers. But that's the fastest I've gotten through a book in quite a while which I'm very proud of.

Time to pass it along. If you'd like it comment below so we can touch base!

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KYutzy4
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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845am on a Friday morning and my kids are still asleep 🙌 so I'm taking advantage of a few minutes reading.
Also, chick nails make me happy 🐓😍
Have a blessed Friday y'all!

CouronneDhiver Cute nails! 4y
KYutzy4 @CouronneDhiver thank you! 4y
rather_be_reading omg how cute! 🐣 3y
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KimmyM
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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I'm home sick with a stomach bug today, but hoping to be able to finish reading this one.
#libraryloot

Smrloomis Feel better soon 😣 4y
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NamasteReading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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I am literally screaming because I just realized I have the HARDCOVER COPY OF THIS EBOOK 😳😳 -welp, I have to re-read it now ☺😆

Crazeedi Don't you hate when that happens!! 🤨 4y
Jeannineth I loved it. 4y
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Cityofamber
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Bailedbailed

I‘m DNFing this #botm pick, it‘s not holding my attention.

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BittersweetBooks
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Why was it that everyone‘s life looked easier from a distance? 🥃💊💍

Erinreadsthebooks Your ring! 😍😍😍 4y
BittersweetBooks @Erinreadsthebooks aw thank you!! I just got engaged in December, still getting used to it myself. Me thinks he did a good job tho 😉 4y
Erinreadsthebooks @BittersweetBooks Congratulations! He did a great job 🎉🙌🏼 4y
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NamasteReading
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Pickpick

4.5 stars, some typos throughout the book but nonetheless, this kept my attention going!!! Funny thing is, I question, would I have done the same thing as Nat? If I was ever in her shoes of course 🤔😳

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NamasteReading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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THIS BOOK HAS ME STRESSSSSEEEED. I can't put it down now. 😳

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NamasteReading
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Whew. Triggered.

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Lexeegee
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Well. I didn‘t see that coming 😮

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Lexeegee
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It‘s 28 degrees and rainy. Great Day for coffee and reading.

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Lexeegee
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Another BOTM club selection that has been on my shelf for way too long

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MeganAnnabell
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Mehso-so

Not sure how I feel about this one. The story line had potential but the ending just didn‘t do it for me.

KristenDuck Would you still say worth reading? 4y
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Jeannineth
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Trying to catch up on some book of the month books. So far, I‘m enjoying For Better and Worse by Margot Hunt.

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JeaMar82
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Book of the Month books are up! Was hoping they would be this morning 😂 my picks are these two

Referral link (you'll get a free book when you sign up): https://www.mybotm.com/gn1svs1hjsw

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BookBridget
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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#BOTM Finally had a minute to open my BOTM boxes and realized that I have not one but two copies of this book so figured I'd read it first.

TheBookAddict Oh no! I hope it‘s a good book. 4y
rather_be_reading this happened to me before! i emailed them and they gave me a credit 3y
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AshleyC816
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Mehso-so

I was interested enough to finish, but didn‘t really like any of the characters. They are supposed to be so smart and they are continually just so stupid! I wasn‘t a fan of the ending either.

Traci1 Oh but that face! 😍 4y
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Jilly6183
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Mehso-so

This was a quick and relatively entertaining read (entertaining as in it kept my attention, but the subject matter is dark). But it was also predictable and quite cliche, and it all wrapped up a bit too neatly. I‘d recommend it as an easy page turner, but it won't leave a lasting impression.

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Gingermint2000
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
Pickpick

Will and Nat met in college and get married and have one son Charlie. We find out he is molested by the principal of his school. Nat decides she will make sure no other children are hurt by this monster.
This was interesting but a hard subject to read about .

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Courtneyjo_reads
For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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Pickpick

12.1.18 Wow! This book was great. At first I wasn‘t sure if I was going to be able to get into it, it seemed all too cliche. An unhappy marriage with an unexpected turn, but I loved it. I liked the multiple point of views and how even at the end when it felt like everything was settled, Margot Hunt threw another curveball at me. 4/5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
#bookish #bookshark #booksparks

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Courtneyjo_reads
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11.27.18 My current knitting work in progress and my current read ❄️📚
#bookshark #booksharks #booksparks #bookish

Kaye Pretty yarn 🧶 4y
Courtneyjo_reads @Kaye thank you 💖 Walmart! 4y
Kaye I ha vent tried any of their brand of yarn. Maybe I‘ll pick some up sometime. Thanks. 4y
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