Anna Christiansen’s small-town life is about to go haywire. A young reporter stuck in a dead-end job, Anna falls head over heels for an interview subject, the bass player in an up-and-coming alt band. In short order, she pulls up stakes, moves to Las Vegas, gets married and pregnant, and moves into a big fixer-upper haunted by the ghost of a Sin City racketeer.
That’s when she receives a letter from a corrupt casino owner that he’s buying up all the properties on her street to make way for a parking lot. But Anna has poured her heart and soul into the house, and digs in hard to fight the system, not the easiest of tasks in a city where bribery, mayhem, and murder are standard operating procedures.
Can Anna’s tough-guy ghost provide the help she needs to prevail in this dangerous cat-and-mouse game? Will Anna’s life be left in ruins? Or worse?
Part road trip, part coming-of-age saga, part mystery, part ghost story, The House Always Wins is all Vegas.
The House Always Wins is a thrilling, incredible and exceptionally well-written book that kept me hooked for hours. The House Always Wins is a unique book that incorporates themes you would not traditionally see in suspense novels which is one of the many attributes I love about the book! Because of the uniqueness of this book, I found myself falling in love with it even more. It is an incredible, thrilling, suspense-filled book that will keep readers intrigued and turning the pages with haste from beginning to end! That is why I would already implore you lovely readers to look at this astonishing book because it is just phenomenal!
The House Always Wins is an exceptional book that will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the novel, Anna Christiansen. Anna’s life has been turned upside down… for the better! After she falls head over heels for a bass player in an up and coming band. Anna’s life soon changes as she moved to Las Vegas, becomes a married woman and gets pregnant all while she moves into a new home and renovates. The house however is haunted by a ghost but this may not be such a bad thing as soon, she may need his help. This is because a corrupt casino owner is buying all the properties on Anna’s street for a parking lot. This forces Anna and her ‘tough guy’ ghost to weave through the bribery and corruption and stand strong and this book lovers is the premise of the sensational The House Always Wins!
I have never before read anything like this in a book, so already I applaud the excellent author, Brian Rouff for his extraordinary imagination and story. The story itself is merely brilliant, and I adored the journey the wonderful author took me on. Rouff managed to effortlessly incorporate many unexpected twists and turns so that the readers will turn the pages with haste and I felt myself doing this from beginning to end. As I read this book, I found myself re-reading parts because of how shocking it was! It was magnificent to feel this, and I love when an author does this to a reader as this is how reading should be! Full of shocks and surprises and great thrilling moments that you will remember for a long time; if not forever and Brian Rouff will certainly provide his readers with this with in his book The House Always Wins.
Brian Rouff is a talented author; there is no question about this. Rouff’s writing keeps the reader on the edge of their seat; his suspense-filled book reminds me of Alfred Hitchcock’s movies; there is a constant feeling of trepidation and a continuous sense of “what is going to happen next?!” as I read this book. I was enthralled because this is how thriller books should be! I was screaming, “yes, finally I have found another great suspense-filled book” so truly book lovers, this book needs to be read and loved!
To conclude my thoughts on this exceptional story that is The House Always Wins, I would say if you have been bored of late of mystery and suspense books that well, don’t thrill you, then take a chance with this one because it is an all-consuming assault of brilliance that will keep you entertained from beginning to end! The House Always Wins gets five stars from me book lovers!
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