She is trying to get out of the mental institution. He wants to keep her in. The only possibility for her release is to hand over her prize possession—her journal, but can she trust him with her secrets? In the dead of winter, Sydney Hayes finds herself in an internet chat room in hopes of expelling her loneliness. Enchanted by a stranger, she soon finds herself caught up in an affair that spills over into her everyday life. Within a short period of time, the stranger captures her mind, her body and eventually her heart, but excitement turns to terror and Sydney must abandon the life she built in Chicago and assume a new identity. A fragile woman in a new city, Sydney tries to put it all behind her as she makes a fresh start in Seattle, but her troubles follow her and she is running out of time. Feeling as though she has no other choice, Sydney is determined to destroy him before he destroys her—unaware that her journal holds the key. Will she discover the secret before it’s too late?
Net Switch is a fantastic, gripping, haunting novel that made me feel a host of different emotions with the primary feeling being fear! The story laced throughout this book is a terrifying one that shows a scary possibility and sheds light on matters that do happen in the world today. The exceptional author Denise Baer managed to captivate and entertain me for hours on end with her genius but terrifying plot so if you are a ready who loves psychological thrillers then Net Switch is not to be missed!
Net Switch is a gripping tale that follows the protagonist of the story, Sydney Hayes as she finds herself in a troubling predicament but before I discuss the frightening situation she finds herself in, let me first give you a little more background on Sydney. Sydney Hayes is a young woman who is beautiful, but lonely and so to help her loneliness she spends her free time in internet chat rooms to make herself feel a little bit better. You can imagine Sydney’s delight when she finds somebody who appears to be the perfect man. Sydney soon finds herself enchanted by this man and she gets caught up in a passionate affair in which the stranger dominates her heart, mind, body, and soul.
However, nothing is ever perfect for forever, and soon Sydney will discover that ‘Mr. Charming’ is not so charming after all and when she does, she will have to abandon the life in Chicago she had grown to love and start afresh in the glistening city of Seattle. The past, however, is hard to run from and this is the predicament Sydney faces. Sydney will have to escape her past and survive, and this book lovers is the premise of this captivating story.
The story of Net Switch is one that intrigued me thanks to its unique theme of online dating and the dark side of this and the potential risks. As a woman who has studied Psychology, human behavior is fascinating to me and so to read a story that involves a disturbing human being with troubling actions was fascinating and will be to all of those that are intrigued by the dark side of humanity.
As I read Net Switch, I could not put this book down, and this is all thanks to the phenomenal author Denise Baer and her talent for grasping her reader from very early on. The twists and turns Baer managed to lace throughout her book are flawless and kept me guessing the whole way through. As well as Baer having a talent for shocking her readers, she also has an ability for terrifying them! The suspenseful moments in this book were unlike anything I have read before and so I have to applaud Baer on her talent.
Net Switch is an all-consuming, brilliant novel and so I have no choice but to award this book Five Stars! If you are a reader who loves thrillers and love reading about fascinating topics, then you are destined to love Net Switch so please read it!
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