Do Not Become Alarmed

Do Not Become Alarmed

From a beloved, award-winning writer, the much-anticipated novel about what happens when two families go on a tropical vacation - and the children go missing. When Liv and Nora decide to take their families on a holiday cruise, everyone is thrilled. The ship's comforts and possibilities seem infinite. The children - two eleven-year-olds, an eight-year-old, and a six-year-ol From a beloved, award-winning writer, the much-anticipated novel about what happens when two families go on a tropica...

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Title:Do Not Become Alarmed
Author:Maile Meloy
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Genres:Fiction
ISBN:Do Not Become Alarmed
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Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:352 pages pages

Do Not Become Alarmed Reviews

  • Jenny (Reading Envy)
    Jun 17, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

  • Elyse Walters
    Jul 25, 2018

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

  • Nikki (Saturday Nite Reader)
    Nov 16, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

  • Carol (Bookaria)
    Jul 25, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

  • Val
    Mar 27, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

    5 Words: Family, sunshine, blame, kidnap, hope. It took me about two chapters to get in to the flow of the writing, but after that I was hooked. I could not put it down. I love how the narrative switched between the parents and the children - you could see these two stories, how ...

    [image error] Visit the locations in the novel Sail away with the Literary Travel Agency Full review to come of course but some early thoughts: You might not want to read this is you're about to go on a cruise! Jeepers what happens when they stop at a beach to escape the s...

    Liv and Nora are cousins and practically sisters. They decide to take their families on a two week cruise down the coast of Central America. Both women cautious, they spend the first several days aboard the ship. When they finally decide to take an excursion, the men head for golf and ...

    I received this book free from Good Reads. It is about two cousins Liv (plus husband Benjamin & 2 children Sebastian 8yrs old & Penny 11yrs old) & Nora (plus husband Raymond & 2 children Marcus 11yrs old & June 6yrs old). They have decided to take a 2 week cruis...

  • Diane S ☔
    May 23, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

  • Cora ☕ Tea Party Princess
    Jun 09, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

    5 Words: Family, sunshine, blame, kidnap, hope. It took me about two chapters to get in to the flow of the writing, but after that I was hooked. I could not put it down. I love how the narrative switched between the parents and the children - you could see these two stories, how ...

  • Cynthia
    Apr 10, 2018

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

    5 Words: Family, sunshine, blame, kidnap, hope. It took me about two chapters to get in to the flow of the writing, but after that I was hooked. I could not put it down. I love how the narrative switched between the parents and the children - you could see these two stories, how ...

    [image error] Visit the locations in the novel Sail away with the Literary Travel Agency Full review to come of course but some early thoughts: You might not want to read this is you're about to go on a cruise! Jeepers what happens when they stop at a beach to escape the s...

    Liv and Nora are cousins and practically sisters. They decide to take their families on a two week cruise down the coast of Central America. Both women cautious, they spend the first several days aboard the ship. When they finally decide to take an excursion, the men head for golf and ...

    I received this book free from Good Reads. It is about two cousins Liv (plus husband Benjamin & 2 children Sebastian 8yrs old & Penny 11yrs old) & Nora (plus husband Raymond & 2 children Marcus 11yrs old & June 6yrs old). They have decided to take a 2 week cruis...

    "Do you think worrying helps?" "Yes," she said. "Because the disaster will be the thing you don't expect. So you just have to expect everything." Cruise ship mysteries have become quite popular recently, and after reading a few intriguing stories that were based around the various...

    This is a story about two cousins, Liv and Nora, and their families, who go on a vacation cruise for some sun, fun and relaxation only to encounter nothing but chaos. I wouldn't say that this was a psychological suspense, but definitely a thriller. I give it a rating of 3.5 Stars due t...

    I really enjoyed this book - my first by this author. It was a compelling read - two families go on a cruise and their children go missing. I thought that the character development was uneven in that I never could remember which children went with which family and I also could not get ...

  • Julie
    Aug 14, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

  • Vikki VanSickle
    Jan 26, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

  • Lorrea - WhatChaReadin'?
    Sep 29, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

    5 Words: Family, sunshine, blame, kidnap, hope. It took me about two chapters to get in to the flow of the writing, but after that I was hooked. I could not put it down. I love how the narrative switched between the parents and the children - you could see these two stories, how ...

    [image error] Visit the locations in the novel Sail away with the Literary Travel Agency Full review to come of course but some early thoughts: You might not want to read this is you're about to go on a cruise! Jeepers what happens when they stop at a beach to escape the s...

    Liv and Nora are cousins and practically sisters. They decide to take their families on a two week cruise down the coast of Central America. Both women cautious, they spend the first several days aboard the ship. When they finally decide to take an excursion, the men head for golf and ...

  • Elaine
    Jun 14, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

  • Bex (Beckie Bookworm)
    Aug 16, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

  • Heidi
    Jun 22, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

    5 Words: Family, sunshine, blame, kidnap, hope. It took me about two chapters to get in to the flow of the writing, but after that I was hooked. I could not put it down. I love how the narrative switched between the parents and the children - you could see these two stories, how ...

    [image error] Visit the locations in the novel Sail away with the Literary Travel Agency Full review to come of course but some early thoughts: You might not want to read this is you're about to go on a cruise! Jeepers what happens when they stop at a beach to escape the s...

    Liv and Nora are cousins and practically sisters. They decide to take their families on a two week cruise down the coast of Central America. Both women cautious, they spend the first several days aboard the ship. When they finally decide to take an excursion, the men head for golf and ...

    I received this book free from Good Reads. It is about two cousins Liv (plus husband Benjamin & 2 children Sebastian 8yrs old & Penny 11yrs old) & Nora (plus husband Raymond & 2 children Marcus 11yrs old & June 6yrs old). They have decided to take a 2 week cruis...

    "Do you think worrying helps?" "Yes," she said. "Because the disaster will be the thing you don't expect. So you just have to expect everything." Cruise ship mysteries have become quite popular recently, and after reading a few intriguing stories that were based around the various...

  • Kelly (and the Book Boar)
    Oct 13, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

  • Suzanne
    Nov 03, 2018

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

  • Maureen
    Jun 21, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

  • Charlotte May
    Jul 26, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

  • Katie Ziegler (Life Between Words)
    Aug 25, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

  • Sam (Clues and Reviews)
    Jul 01, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

  • Andrea
    Mar 29, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

  • Thebooktrail
    Mar 08, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

    5 Words: Family, sunshine, blame, kidnap, hope. It took me about two chapters to get in to the flow of the writing, but after that I was hooked. I could not put it down. I love how the narrative switched between the parents and the children - you could see these two stories, how ...

    [image error] Visit the locations in the novel Sail away with the Literary Travel Agency Full review to come of course but some early thoughts: You might not want to read this is you're about to go on a cruise! Jeepers what happens when they stop at a beach to escape the s...

  • Vanessa
    Oct 04, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

  • Rachel Hall
    Jul 15, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

  • Laura
    Jan 09, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

  • Dannii Elle
    Jul 11, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

  • Lou
    Jun 04, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

  • Joce (squibblesreads)
    Mar 16, 2018

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

  • EJ
    Jun 12, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

  • Frank Phillips
    Dec 12, 2017

    Liv and Nora decide to book a South American cruise for themselves and their families. They have four kids between them, and after meeting an Argentinian couple onboard, who also have two kids, the three families become great friends. Initially they decide against any excursions, prefe...

    Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile Meloy is a 2017 Riverhead/Penguin publication. This book started out with real promise, but? While on vacation, cousins Liv and Nora, take their children on an off-ship excursion which seemed destined for disaster right from the start. While N...

    Two couples, Liv and Nora, their spouses and four children between the ages of six and eleven, decide to take a two week cruise to South America. On the ship they meet an Argentinian couple vwith two children of their own and become friends. At first at the various ports they stay on t...

    You take your husband and two kids on a cruise with your cousin, her husband, and their two kids. During an excursion in a South American country, something goes very wrong. You can't take your eyes off the children for a second! The kids are gone. Missing. While the search ensues, the...

    Disappointingly, my pulse never even progressed to a heightened state during the course of this awkward thriller. Riddled with implausibilities, this tale of missing children never really gets into its stride and Maile Meloy falls back on some appallingly bad national stereotyping and ...

    Great set up and strong storyline kept this book exciting with lots of drama. As a parent it was a hard read but also some of the dread depicted felt strangely relatable with parents turning on each other almost immediately, the parents all displayed some horrible characteristics enhan...

    lol nah jk DNFed it ...

    We ?do? become ?alarmed? in ?Do Not Become Alarmed?, by Maile Melody. This was one heck of a juicy - compelling - page turner - with what happened? - and what if?s? This thriller ?was? suspenseful- (much of it seemed plausible)...but it was more than a one dimens...

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ I generally don?t read any of my friends? reviews if I?ve already put my name on the wait list/obtained a book, but I made an exception this time around when it became crystal clear this was not going to be my idea ...

    This is all about cruising gone bad! Liv and Nora are cousins who decide to book a cruise with their families. Once abroad, Liv and Nora get off the ship with their children to go on an excursion which is a fairly common activity to do while cruising but then the children become sep...

    Reviewed By Beckie Bookworm https://www.beckiebookworm.com Do not become alarmed is the first book that I have experienced by Maile Meloy and as a whole, I found it ok. It wasn't awful and I did finish it but it failed to grab, falling a bit flat for me, I found myself emot...

    4 STARS! DO NOT BECOME ALARMED IS OUT TODAY - 6TH JULY!!! Liv & Nora decide to book a cruise for themselves and their families. They have four children between them who adore their newfound independence and the 24-hour buffet! Initially, they decide to spend their time onboa...

    There were always lower circles of hell. Welcome to the next level down. This was a wild ride! More an action thriller than a mystery thriller, we follow the story of Liv and Nora - two cousins, along with their husbands and children go on a cruise over Christmas to Central and So...

    My full review of this book and many others can be found at United by Pop. The dark subject matter made this a completely terrifying read, as every parent?s worst scenario is played out in a raw and brutal detail. No emotion is spared and every facet, that makes this thriller so h...

    Do Not Become Alarmed, the newest release by Maile Meloy, follows a family that meets devastation when their children disappear while on a cruise in Central America. I started this book as a buddy read with Janel from Keeper of Pages; we have been wanting to do a buddy read for a while...

    This was a well narrated audio book from the author, whose name is pronounced 'Millie'. I initially thought she had a slight lisp, but decided it was just me. I enjoy audio's narrated by the author, it adds another layer. Two couples, Liv and Nora are cousins, and their prospective ...

    Do Not Become Alarmed. If you don't read this book, you're not missing much. It tells the tale of two cousins, Liv and Nora, who take a cruise together with their families during the Christmas holiday. On a trip to the island, the men go golfing and the ladies plan a day of zi...

    Pros: Quick read, you do want to finish to find out how it plays out Cons: Unlikeable characters which makes it harder to really invest in their stories Two families with 2 kids a piece go on a cruise, befriend another family with 2 kids. During an excursion gone horribly wrong all...

    Won this book on goodreads,took me ages to get into this book.its a okay read maybe just not my type of book. ...

    This book was harrowing and fast paced and difficult to read. As a parent it plays on your worst fears, and it does it well. Delves into questions surrounding parenting, marriage, blame, guilt, innocence. I'm glad I read it, but it was hard. 3.5* ...

    Do not be alarmed if you can't finish this overwrought and ridiculous tale of rich white people losing track of their irritating children. ...

    This is a bit different from what I'd come to expect from Maile Meloy - it's a thriller about a cruise ship excursion gone bad. The thriller aspect is decent and the rich white people (who are obnoxious overall) don't escape completely, but I struggled to feel the book was entirely rea...

    Two American families escape the madness of Christmas to go on a cruise only to face their worst nightmares when the children go missing in South America. The premise of this book will appeal to the readers who can't get enough of griplit like The Girl on the Train, I Let You Go, and T...

    5 Words: Family, sunshine, blame, kidnap, hope. It took me about two chapters to get in to the flow of the writing, but after that I was hooked. I could not put it down. I love how the narrative switched between the parents and the children - you could see these two stories, how ...

    [image error] Visit the locations in the novel Sail away with the Literary Travel Agency Full review to come of course but some early thoughts: You might not want to read this is you're about to go on a cruise! Jeepers what happens when they stop at a beach to escape the s...

    Liv and Nora are cousins and practically sisters. They decide to take their families on a two week cruise down the coast of Central America. Both women cautious, they spend the first several days aboard the ship. When they finally decide to take an excursion, the men head for golf and ...

    I received this book free from Good Reads. It is about two cousins Liv (plus husband Benjamin & 2 children Sebastian 8yrs old & Penny 11yrs old) & Nora (plus husband Raymond & 2 children Marcus 11yrs old & June 6yrs old). They have decided to take a 2 week cruis...

    "Do you think worrying helps?" "Yes," she said. "Because the disaster will be the thing you don't expect. So you just have to expect everything." Cruise ship mysteries have become quite popular recently, and after reading a few intriguing stories that were based around the various...

    This is a story about two cousins, Liv and Nora, and their families, who go on a vacation cruise for some sun, fun and relaxation only to encounter nothing but chaos. I wouldn't say that this was a psychological suspense, but definitely a thriller. I give it a rating of 3.5 Stars due t...