The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
Anna Fox lives as a recluse in New York City, unable to venture outside due to her agoraphobia. She spends most days drinking wine, watching vintage movies, recalling happier times with her family . . . she also enjoys being a voyeur, spying on her neighbors from her high rise windows. Then, the Russell family move into the house across the street: a father, a mother, and their teenage son. The perfect family in her eyes. But when gazing into their life one night, she sees something she shouldn't and the world as she knows it begins to crumble. Was what she saw real? Did she imagine it? In this thriller, nothing is what it seems.
The Woman in the Window is an upcoming 2020 American psychological thriller based on the novel of the same name by A.J. Finn. The film stars Amy Adams, Gary Oldman, and Julianne Moore. The film is scheduled to be released on May 15, 2020. See the trailer for the movie below the book suggestions.
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In a dilapidated English country mansion, a couple moves in the rooms below Frances Jellico in the summer of 1969. Frances is supposed to be researching the architecture in the surrounding gardens - but she's distracted. Beneath a floorboard in her bathroom, she finds a peephole that gives her access to her neighbors' private lives.
Jules Larsen acquires an unusual apartment-sitting job at the Bartholomew, one of Manhattan's most high-profile places to live. As she gets to know the rules of the job - no visitors, no nights spent away from the apartment, no disturbing the other residents - she also gets to know fellow apartment sitter Ingrid, who reminds her of her sister she lost eight years earlier. Ingrid tells her there's a dark history surrounding the Bartholomew, something sinister, but Jules tries to brush it off as a ghost story - until Ingrid disappears.
Alicia Berenson is a famous painter married to an in-demand fashion photographer, living in a posh area of London. One evening, her husband Gabriel returns home late. Alicia shoots him five times in the face and then never speaks another word.
Melville Heights is one of the nicest neighborhoods in Bristol, England; home to doctors and lawyers and old-money academics. It's not the sort of place where people are brutally murdered in their own kitchens. But it is the sort of place where everyone has a secret. And everyone is watching you.