Read Grist Mill Road Online Free - The year is 1982, the setting an Edenic hamlet some 90 miles north of New York City. There, among the craggy rock cliffs and glacial ponds of timeworn mountains, three friends—Patrick, Matthew and Hannah— are bound together by a single, terrible, and seemingly senseless crime. Twenty six years later, in New York City, living lives their younger selves could never have predicted, the three meet again--with even more devastating results.
|Title||:||Grist Mill Road|
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February 19, 2018
I read this entire book but, right from start until finish, I just could not get into it.
Perhaps this kind of thriller does not mix well with literary fiction for me. There were many things about Grist Mill Road that reminded me of the tone and style of American Psycho (which I get will seem like...
January 10, 2018
When my book bestie five starred this sucker I knew it would probably be one I wouldn't take four weeks to read. It only took me one!
Now I gotta admit. When I first started reading it I thought Kelly had bumped her head on one of Mitchell's tusks.
It was boring as heck!
It starts off with a first...
February 17, 2018
What should have been a fun outing for three young teens, quickly turns tragic. Leaving all three with lifelong scars that each need to deal with in their own way. Years later, their paths will cross one more time. Will tragedy strike twice or will they all find the truth and closure they so...
February 11, 2018
3.75 original, slow-building stars to Grist Mill Road! ⭐ ⭐ ⭐.75
Grist Mill Road engaged me from the start. I found it genre-bending at first and didn’t quite know what it was. I’ve settled on thinking it was descriptive literary fiction with a mystery. I had such high hopes based on how it started...
November 06, 2017
The opening scene in Grist Mill Road is the stuff of which nightmares are formed. Three young teens in a brutal, savage act that goes beyond all measure of comprehension. One will lose an eye and live with those nightmares forever. One will live with the guilt of doing, saying nothing and one wil...
February 09, 2018
A story of how scars suffered in childhood never really go away. It may be a physical scar, plainly visible for a lifetime. Emotional and psychological scarring can be harder to detect, hidden like a dangerous secret. Lying in wait, temporarily dormant. Those secrets are laid bare here, impac...
November 20, 2017
Christopher Yates writes a intelligent and multilayered dark literary thriller. It begins in 1982 with three teenagers go out on a hot summer day in the Swangum Mountains where a nightmare of a violent scenario develops that leaves the reader reeling in horror. Matthew and Patrick (Patch) are wit...
October 23, 2017
I received a free advanced copy of Grist Mill Road by Christopher J. Yates for my honest review.
An extremely intense and mesmerizing thriller that pulls you in on it's very first page. This book is a story of three teenagers who are all involved in a crime and how each of them viewed the crime, i...
February 18, 2018
review to come, but yeah - fierce stuff.
oh my goodness, my newest my pagehabit horror box is for sure the best one yet!
not only for the book, although i have been dying to read it but had not yet bought it, so there's a bit of extra satisfaction in being...
February 17, 2018
I started off lost in the brushy, woody lush coulee reading Grist Mill Road with two of my Traveling Sisters and we ended up in the thorny woody rocky coulee looking for a way out.
Grist Mill Road is a dark, complex story of secrets, deceit, and misunderstandings that started off with a bang for u...