Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane

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Read Shutter Island Online Free - The year is 1954. U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels and his new -partner, Chuck Aule, have come to Shutter Island, home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane, to investigate the disappearance of a patient. Multiple-murderess Rachel Solando is loose somewhere on this barren island, despite having been kept in a locked cell under constant surveillance. As a killer hurricane bears relentlessly down on them, a strange case takes on even darker, more sinister shades--with hints of radical experimentation, horrifying surgeries, and lethal countermoves made in the cause of a covert shadow war. No one is going to escape Shutter Island unscathed, because nothing at Ashecliffe Hospital is remotely what it seems

Title : Shutter Island
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ISBN : 038073186X
Edition Language : English
Format Type : Mass Market Paperback
Number of Pages : 369 pages


Bill rated it ★★★★★

February 05, 2008

The night I finished this, my mind was left reeling from it for a couple of hours and the next day I was unable to get it out of my head. Shutter Island is a departure from the Kenzie/Gennaro series and it's one of those novels that will certainly leave you pondering the whole story once you're fi...

Lou rated it ★★★★★

November 06, 2011

An isolated island, a raging hurricane, a locked room, secret codes, a mental hospital, and rumors of mysterious medical experiments frame the story. Written in a very different style compared to Lehane's previous novels Mystic river and Gone baby gone. The plot is not the simplest of plots, i w...

Mario rated it ★★★★★

March 20, 2017

...he hated how fucked up and obscene the world and everything in it had become. Well... fuck. I decided to wait for at least one day before writing this review because I needed time to process this book. But even though more than 24 hours passed, I still haven't processed it even a bit. Not in a...

Mariah rated it ★★★☆☆

June 02, 2017

I read this book for my hometown book club. Surprisingly, I have never heard of Shutter Island, but now after reading this book I will have to check out the movie too. I was hoping for this book to be much better than it was. Even after reading it I feel it could have been but there were soooo man...

Dem rated it ★★★★☆

July 26, 2015

What a terrific supense novel by Denis Lehane. Even though I had seen the movie many years ago I had always wanted to read the book and was so glad I did as I had forgotten the plot anyhow and the book proved to be so well written and intriguing that it had me on the edge of my seat. The novel is...

Ahmad rated it ★★★★☆

April 16, 2017

Shutter Island, Dennis Lehane عنوان: جزیره ی شاتر؛ نویسنده: دنیس لهین؛ مترجم: کوروش سلیم زاده؛ تهران، نشرچشمه، 1393؛ در 435 ص؛ شابک: 9786002294586؛ با اقتباس از این کتاب فیلمی نیز به کارگردانی مارتین اسکورسیزی ساخته شده، ماجرای بررسی فرار یک بیمار روانی خطرناک از سوی دو مارشال ایالات متحده؛ تاریخ نخ...

Jason rated it ★★★★★

March 29, 2017

Good lord, I was not expecting that! Heck of a good read, in my book! Dennis Lehane's Shutter Island started off well for me and my tastes. Federal Marshals going into an insane asylum/prison on an inescapable island in Massachusetts during post-WWII to find a missing crazy woman, who apparently e...

Camie rated it ★★★★☆

October 07, 2016

Veteran US Marshal Teddy Daniels and his new partner Chuck Aule are called to Shutter Island on assignment to find a murderess who has escaped from Ashecliffe Hospital for the criminally insane, and is loose on the island. Of course, it's during a violent hurricane, which lends the book it's " it...

Paul rated it ★★★★★

March 26, 2017

Another in your face, gritty, and extremely well written book by Dennis Lehane. He does such a great job with character development and keeping things smoothly developing from its origins. Very well done.

Emma rated it ★★★★★

May 18, 2017

Well. I've only recently started reading a bit more in the thriller genre than I have in decades and I think it's safe to say I'm out of practise! This book was SO SO good, I can't tell you. About half way through I felt I had had enough *thrilling* for the day and put the book down. Tried to rea...

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