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Books Like Verity (10 Books)

Verity was published by Colleen Hoover in 2018. Here is a list of 10 books like Verity by Colleen Hoover.

Last update: January 11, 2024

1. Gone Girl (2012)

"There’s something disturbing about recalling a warm memory and feeling utterly cold."

Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl is an enthralling psychological thriller that explores the sinister depths of a crumbling marriage. With gripping twists and shocking revelations, this book will keep readers on the edge of their seats until the very last page.

  • πŸ“‡ 422 Pages
  • πŸ“ 105,500 - 126,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

2. Big Little Lies (2014)

"They say it's good to let your grudges go, but I don't know, I'm quite fond of my grudge. I tend it like a little pet."

"Big Little Lies" by Liane Moriarty is a gripping and suspenseful novel that delves into the dark secrets and riveting lives of three women, leading to a shocking murder at a school trivia night. With richly developed characters and compelling storytelling, this book explores the dangerous complexities of friendship, society, and the facade of perfection.

  • πŸ“‡ 512 Pages
  • πŸ“ 128,000 - 153,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 17 Hours Reading Time

3. The Girl On The Train (2015)

"I have never understood how people can blithely disregard the damage they do by following their hearts."

In Paula Hawkins' thrilling novel "The Girl On The Train," troubled Rachel Watson becomes entangled in a missing person investigation, forcing her to unravel dark secrets and confront her own demons. A gripping and suspenseful tale of obsession, deception, and the blurred lines of reality.

  • πŸ“‡ 336 Pages
  • πŸ“ 84,000 - 100,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 11 Hours Reading Time

4. Behind Closed Doors (2016)

"We go downstairs and in the hall, he takes my coat from the cupboard and holds it open while I slip my arms into it. In the drive outside, he holds the car door for me and waits until I’m in. As he closes it behind me, I can’t help thinking it’s a shame he’s such a sadistic bastard, because he has wonderful manners."

Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris is a gripping psychological thriller that unravels a seemingly perfect marriage, exposing the dark secrets hidden beneath their picturesque life. With every page, this chilling tale enthralls, shocks, and leaves readers questioning just how well they truly know the ones closest to them.

  • πŸ“‡ 352 Pages
  • πŸ“ 88,000 - 105,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 12 Hours Reading Time

5. The Woman In Cabin 10 (2016)

"There’s a reason why we keep thoughts inside our heads for the most part - they’re not safe to be let out in public."

In the chilling thriller "The Woman in Cabin 10," author Ruth Ware delves into the gripping tale of a journalist's nightmarish experience on a luxury cruise, where the disappearance of a fellow passenger unravels a web of secrets and suspicion.

  • πŸ“‡ 384 Pages
  • πŸ“ 96,000 - 115,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

6. The Last Mrs. Parrish (2017)

"Today she felt especially comforted by the books that climbed the walls. They were a reminder that any knowledge she desired was hers for the asking."

"The Last Mrs. Parrish" by Liv Constantine is a thrilling psychological suspense novel that follows Amber Patterson, a manipulative woman who schemes her way into the lives of a wealthy couple, only to realize that everything she desired comes with a dangerous price.

  • πŸ“‡ 416 Pages
  • πŸ“ 104,000 - 124,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

7. Then She Was Gone (2017)

"When I read a book it feels like real life and when I put the book down it's like I go back into the dream."

In Lisa Jewell's thrilling novel, "Then She Was Gone," a mother's worst nightmare becomes a chilling reality when her missing daughter's disappearance is finally solved, unraveling a dark and twisted secret that threatens to shatter their lives forever.

  • πŸ“‡ 384 Pages
  • πŸ“ 96,000 - 115,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

8. The Wife Between Us (2018)

"I was happy, I think, but I wonder now if my memory is playing tricks on me. If it is giving me the gift of an illusion. We all layer them over our remembrances; the filters through which we want to see our lives."

In "The Wife Between Us" by Greer Hendricks, a tangled web of secrets and deceit unfolds as a wife's past collides with her ex-husband's new love interest, leading to a thrilling game of manipulation that will keep readers guessing until the shocking finale.

  • πŸ“‡ 432 Pages
  • πŸ“ 108,000 - 129,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

9. An Anonymous Girl (2019)

"We all have reasons for our judgments, even if those reasons are so deeply buried we don’t recognize them ourselves."

In "An Anonymous Girl" by Greer Hendricks, a psychological thriller unfolds as a young woman unwittingly becomes entangled in a manipulative psychologist's web of lies during her participation in a morality study that takes a chilling turn.

  • πŸ“‡ 416 Pages
  • πŸ“ 104,000 - 124,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

10. The Silent Patient (2019)

"Choosing a lover is a lot like choosing a therapist. We need to ask ourselves, is this someone who will be honest with me, listen to criticism, admit making mistakes, and not promise the impossible?"

In "The Silent Patient", debut novelist Alex Michaelides unravels a gripping psychological thriller that intertwines a psychotherapist's quest to unravel the dark secrets hidden within a traumatized artist and the artist's ongoing silence, inviting readers into a realm of obsession, mystery, and shocking twists.

  • πŸ“‡ 368 Pages
  • πŸ“ 92,000 - 110,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 12 Hours Reading Time