Spoilers ahead: Sirius Black was not, in fact, hellbent on killing Harry Potter in Prisoner of Azkaban. Oh and Aaron Stampler in Primal Fear? Well, let’s just say that there was far more behind his quiet stammer and poor-little-country-boy persona than he led us all to believe.
Some plot twists we can see coming a mile away. Some are unexpected and leave of us with a thrill, a genuine excitement at being fooled until the very end by a great wordsmith. This week’s staff pick is about the plot twists that kept us guessing. These are the twists that truly shocked us, the ones that kept us reading. What about you, LitStackers? What are some of your favorite plot twists? We want to hear from you!