• vdow18

One By One

One by One by Ruth Ware

Let me start off by saying that Ruth Ware is my “safety” author; I can always trust that her

novels will entertain me and I’m glad to say “One By One” did not disappoint! It was so good that I finished it in one sitting.


This book feels similar to Agatha Christie’s acclaimed And Then There Were None - a secluded setting, morally bankrupt characters, and a murderer hiding among them. I was kept guessing right up until the final reveal (the slow revelation of who the killer actually is blew me away) and was rewarded with an extremely satisfying ending.


In One by One, Ware is continuing to cement her rightful place as the heir to the Queen of Mystery. 5 well-deserved stars!


Reviewer: Erica

29 views

Recent Posts

See All

HEADS UP:

WCPL closing at 1:00pm, Saturday February 27, 2021. 

Click here for details on contactless holds pickups >

West Chester Public Library Logo

West Chester Public Library

415 N. Church Street
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19380

Main Desk: (610) 696-1721

Children's Desk: (610) 696-7985

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: contactless holds pick-ups by appointment, only.

In-person browsing & holds pick-ups:

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am - 7pm

Saturdays, 10am - 5pm

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • Instagram
Chester County Library System Logo
Power Library Logo

Copyright © 2020 West Chester Public Library. All rights reserved.

Logo by Shaun Casper, Open Haus Studio. Website by Laura A. Mikowychok Design & Media, LLC.