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The Grownup A Young Woman Is Making A Living, Faking It As A Cut Price Psychic Working At Spiritual Palms With Some Illegal Soft Core Sex Work On The Side She Makes A Decent Wage Mostly By Telling People What They Want To Hear But Then She Meets Susan Burke Susan Moved To The City One Year Ago With Her Husband And 15 Year Old Stepson Miles They Live In A Victorian House Called Carterhook Manor, Built In 1893 Susan Has Become Convinced That Some Malevolent Spirit Is Inhabiting Their Home And Taking Possession Of The Stepson She Has Even Found Trickles Of Blood On The Wall The Young Woman Doesn T Believe In Exorcism Or The Supernatural, But She Does See An Opportunity To Make A Lot Of Money However, When She Enters The House For The First Time And Meets Miles, She Begins To Feel It Too, As If The Very House Is Watching Her, Waiting, Biding Its Time The Grownup Which Originally Appeared As What Do You Doin George R R Martin S Rogues Anthology, Proves Once Again That Gillian Flynn Is One Of The World S Most Original And Skilled Voices In Fiction.


10 thoughts on “The Grownup

  1. says:

    The first part of this short story is expected It is exactly what I would expect from Gillian Flynn An unnamed female narrator manipulates people every day in her job from giving hand jobs to wealthy men to reading people s auras I didn t stop giving hand jobs because I wasn t good at it I stopped giving hand jobs because I was the best at it. She s smart, ambitious and perceptive She has a laid back attitude towards sex, even as a form of manipulation And she isn t afraid to screw The f...


  2. says:

    holiday hand jobs are sad for everyone.2 3 of this story is fantastic the ending is not.you know how at the end of clue, you get a reasonable explanation for the murders and then this flashes on the screen followed by a less satisfying solutionand then thisfollowed by the big, silly ensemble ending that s kind of what this feels like, but with all the fun sucked out clue can get away with twisting and turning and running all over the place making no sense and just having a good time because i holiday hand jobs are sad for everyone.2 3 of this story is fantastic the ending is not.you know how at the end of clue, you get a reasonable explanation for the murders and then this flashes on the screen followed by a less satisfying solutionand then thisfollowed by the big, silly ensemble ending that s kind of what this feels like, but with all the fun sucked out clue can get away with twisting and turning and running all over the place making no sense and j...


  3. says:

    VERY GOOD AND CREEPY MUCH WOW


  4. says:

    I loved the book What better compliment can I say TWISTING YOUR MIND Gillian Flynn You did it again I loved to read this short story I loved how Gillian Flynn, the author, played with my brain At the end of the reading, my mind was so screwed up but in the good way , that I was thankful that she didn t gave up a clear explanation about what just happened in those couple of hours while I was engaging into the book.Sometimes you need explanations, and I have no doubt that some people need I loved the book What better compliment can I say TWISTING YOUR MIND Gillian Flynn You did it again I loved to read this short story I loved how Gillian Flynn, the author, played with my brain At the end of the reading, my mind was so screwed up but in the good way , that I was thankful that she didn t gave up a clear explanation about what just happened in those couple of hours while I was engaging into the book.Sometimes you need explanations, and I have no doubt that some people need those explanation all the time, but in my case, all depends about each reading s journey in particular There are books where I hated when they don t explain what the heck is going on, but here, at least f...


  5. says:

    2.5Let me just start by saying I am a huge Gillian Flynn fan I loved Dark Placesthan words can say and I adored Gone Girl So I am not one of the what is all the hype about people.but where THE GROWN UP is concerned.I don t get it This is just not good Not good at all.It started out good.I am not a person easily shocked or put off by unlikable characters doing smutty things So when the story started out with a women who gave perfect hand jobs I said YAY Way to go you pe 2.5Let me just start by saying I am a huge Gillian Flynn fan I loved Dark Placesthan words can say and I adored Gone Girl So I am not one of the what is all the hype about people.but where THE GROWN UP is concerned.I don t get it This is just not good Not good at all.It started out good.I am not a person easily shocked or put off by unlikable characters doing smutty things So when the story started out with a women who gave perfect hand jobs I said YAY Way to go you perfect handjob gi...


  6. says:

    Find all of my reviews at I begin this review here s a little Public Service Announcement for all you fine folks While The Grownup had a publication date of yesterday the story actually came out back in 2014 under the title What Do You DoSidenote New title is mucho better which was contained in the short story collection Rogues When I hopped over to the library website there were FIFTY people ahead of me for The Grownup There were zero for Find all of my reviews at I begin this review here s a little Public Service Announcement for all you fine folks While The Grownup had a publication date of yesterday the story actually came out back in 2014 under the title What Do You DoSidenote New title is mucho better which was contained in the short story collection Rogues When I hopped over to the library website there were FIFTY people ahead of me for The Grownup There were zero for Rogues Ha Take that stupids This little experiment also proved once again thatNow, on to the story Don t let my rating fool you it s because I fail at short stories, not because the story itself was a failure The Grownup is the tale of a woman who had a pretty horrible childhood Forced to panhandle by her lazy sloth of a mother, she took the first chance that came her way in order to escape That chance came at a place called Spirit...


  7. says:

    1 this short story is the biggest scam and piece of crap stars 2016 Book I was most afraid to Hate Runner Up This book f in infuriated me Some of you know I was not a big fan of Gone Girl 2.5 star read Not badly written but ridiculous.Yesterday we were in Indigo bookstore and they were selling this little piece of doo doo for 12.99.Can you f in believe it This is the biggest sociopathic money grab I ve seen in publishing.I read this in 25 minutes and I borrowed it from the library.Wast 1 this short story is the biggest scam and piece of crap stars 2016 Book I was most afraid to Hate Runner Up This book f in infuriated me Some of you know I was not a big fan of Gone Girl 2.5 star read Not badly written but ridiculous.Yesterday we were in Indigo bookstore and they were selling this little piece of doo doo for 12.99.Can you f in believe it This is the biggest sociopathic money grab I ve seen in publishing.I read this in 25 minutes and I borrowed it from the library.Waste of time about a poor con artist who tells fortunes and gives handjobs who gets caught up with a rich con artist and her disturbed stepson Blah blah blah boring boring boring bulls...


  8. says:

    It takes some serious skill to write a story that is so layered and has such well developed characters in only 65 pages But leave it to Gillian Flynn to do it I loved this modern take on the classic haunted house story It s messed up and so well executed She s real...


  9. says:

    A 64 pages like..having A Hand Job.for the mind by A Real Hand Job Aura read expert, A Desperate Housewife, An Ancient Creepy Victorian House, A Wicked 15 years old boy but looks 12 AND Gillian Flynn herself.Gone Girl , , , 12 64 A 64 pages like..having A Hand Job.for the mind by A Real Hand Job Aura read expert, A Desperate Housewife, An Ancient Creepy Victorian House, A Wicked 15 years old boy but looks 12 AND Gillian Flynn herself.Gone Girl , , , 12 64Sharp Object s Review , , , , , , Although I get shocked by the first line, and so first few pages, by how weird is this proud woman with her experience , loved her way telling her background though , I start getting deep involved with the story when it becameinto Haunted House one. and creepy adolescent and wondered why the hand job stating this story Well I loved it ,I didn t like the open ending left me thinking as hellit s really G...


  10. says:

    5 STARSThis is a short story, people Don t get your panties in a twist saying you don t understand such a short weird novel Yes, it s short Yes, it s weird and dark HELLERRRRRRit s Gillian Flynn If the old Twilight tv show and the lovely Black Mirror series were shaken and stirred. well, you would have this itty bitty book to drive you crazy.I love a great short story, typically they concentrate on creating a mood, rather than a plot Flynn does not disappoint with The Grownup It 5 STARSThis is a short story, people Don t get your panties in a twist saying you don t understand such a short weird novel Yes, it s short Yes, it s weird and dark HELLERRRRRRit s Gillian Flynn If the old Twilight tv show and the lovely Black Mirror series were shaken and stirred. well, you would h...


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