10 best books of 2012, according to Amazon's editors
The staff of book giant Amazon selected their picks for the 10 best titles of 2012. Here's the full list.
3. 'Gone Girl,' by Gillian Flynn
Author and former television critic Gillian Flynn delivers a super-twisty thriller in this story about Amy, a wife who disappears from a mansion in on the Mississippi just as she's preparing to celebrate her fifth wedding anniversary. Husband Nick seems the obvious suspect – although entries from Amy's diaries suggest that the situation may be far more complex. (Check out the Monitor's review here.)