Quick Answer What happens in the book Hidden Bodies?

Joe is no stranger to hiding bodies. In the past ten years, this thirty-something has buried four of them, collateral damage in his quest for love. Now he’s heading west to Los Angeles, the city of second chances, determined to put his past behind him.

Is Love a killer in Hidden Bodies?

Love is an actress, who bumps into Joe in Soho House. In Hidden Bodies it is Joe who murders Delilah, not Love. There’s no twist ending that Love is a serial killer in the book.

What happens to Love in Hidden Bodies?

The Love twist

In Hidden Bodies, she did accept Joe for who he was, and to prove her loyalty to him, she retrieved the mug of urine he left at Peach Salinger’s house. She was okay with his murderous tendencies, but she didn’t share them. The show took it a step further, making Love just as twisty as Joe.

Do Joe and Love end up together in the books?

Love and Joe live separately and Joe doesn’t meet his son

Despite his release from jail, in the books the Quinn family then want nothing to do with Joe. They give him loads of money and a house in return for agreeing to leave them, and his newborn son, alone.

How does the book You end?

In the end, Joe’s past catches up with him and he is arrested for the murders of Peach and Beck. A pregnant Love pays for his lawyer, and the book finishes with Joe in jail being questioned by detectives about his crimes. There is a lot more to it than this – these are just the basics.

What happens at the end of the book You?

Joe survives a gunshot wound instead of being poisoned, and he doesn’t kill Love. Towards the end of the You Love Me book, Love re-enters Joe’s life after months apart. Jealous of his new relationship with Mary Kay and upset that Joe doesn’t care about or love her anymore, Love shoots Joe and then herself.

What did Love do with Delilah?

The next morning he finds Delilah murdered in the vault. Unsure if he’s the one who killed her or not, he backtracks the night. Later he discovers that Love murdered Delilah because she believed Delilah was a threat to Love and Joe’s relationship.

What book is You based on?

The short answer is yes, the show is based on a series of novels by Caroline Kepnes, whose first book, You, was originally published back in 2014. Kepnes has released three novels in the series so far, with the original followed up by Hidden Bodies in 2016 and You Love Me in 2021.

What is Love’s secret?

During the interview, Victoria revealed that she found out about Love’s big secret around half way into the production: “I found that out – that she was going to kill people and that she had had killed people – about half way into production.

Is Love Quinn a killer in the book?

Love isn’t a murderer

In the book, Love never kills anyone. Joe kills Candace and Delilah himself, Forty’s au pair isn’t murdered, and Love’s first husband, James, dies in a surfing accident.

What happens to Joe in the books?

Joe Falls Out With The Quinns

Despite the random nature of Forty’s death in the books, the Quinn family still holds Joe responsible for the emotional abuse he inflicted on both Forty and Love, leading them to bribe him with $4 million to leave them alone forever.

What happens in the 3rd book of You?

Hidden Bodies sees Joe moving to L.A. to escape his past — but he soon falls into old patterns, stalking heiress Love Quinn and eventually becoming her boyfriend. A few more murders later and he’s caught out by the police — leaving a pregnant Love behind.

How does s3 You end?

Marienne (Tati Gabrielle), Joe’s library crush, discovers in the finale that her terrible ex, Ryan (Scott Michael Foster) has been killed by a mugger. She and Joe decide to take their kids and run away together. But Love gets wind of their romance and once Joe’s indisposed, Love texts Marienne to come to their house.

Does Joe Go to jail in Hidden Bodies?

Unfortunately, Love’s heroics weren’t enough to save Joe, who ended Hidden Bodies in a jail cell awaiting trial for the murders of Beck and Peach. Outside, Love was pregnant with his child, and had convinced her wealthy family to pony up for Joe’s legal fees.

How many Hidden Bodies books are there?

Currently, there are three books in the You thriller series: You, Hidden Bodies, and the recently released You Love Me, which hit shelves on April 1, 2021.

Is there a book 3 of you?

Third installment in the You series

In the third installment of the You series, Joe finds himself accepting a volunteer role at a local library where he meets her: Mary Kay DiMarco. But Joe decides this time he won’t obsess, he will win over Mary Kay the old-fashioned way.

Who does Joe Goldberg end up with in the books?

Who does Joe Goldberg end up with in the books?

Joe Goldberg
Occupation Bookstore clerk (formerly) Bookstore manager (formerly)
Family Ivan Mooney (adoptive father) Sandy (biological mother)
Spouse Love Quinn (wife, deceased)
Significant other Karen Minty (ex-girlfriend) Guinevere Beck (ex-girlfriend, deceased) Candace Stone (ex-girlfriend, deceased)

How does Joe get out of jail in You Love Me?

He was released thanks to fancy lawyers paid for by the Quinn family, but they also offered him a non-voluntary payoff (as in, take it or get shot) to stay away from Love and his son. Joe is determined not to kill anymore (too complicated!), but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t have some twisted ideas up his sleeve.

What happens to Joe and loves baby?

Joe Left His Son In Order To Protect Him

With Love dead, Joe took a page from his own mother’s book and made a clean break, leaving Henry on the doorstep of his library co-worker Dante.

What happened Delilah’s body?

To his horror, he finds Delilah dead in his cage, her throat slashed. Naturally, he assumes that he is the one who murdered her. To make matters even worse, Candace, who has found Joe and is determined to keep Joe from harming the Quinn family, finds the keys to Joe’s storage unit where he keeps his cage.

Does Ellie find out about Delilah?

Instead, Joe goes to find Ellie and tell her that Delilah is dead. He sends her away with money he’s taken from the Quinn business safe to start a new life in Florida before she can be taken away (we know she gets there safely as Joe receives a postcard from her before the end of season two).

Who wrote Beck’s book in You?

Nevertheless, Beck began to write, and she wrote her and Joe’s entire story, though he sold off the manuscript as the story of her and Dr. Nicky.

Why is Joe sending Ellie money?

Consequently, sending Ellie money is his way of clearing his conscience, as well, of course, as satisfying Joe’s need to protect women, which he no longer believes Love can provide, given her volatility and wilfulness.

Is You based on a real story?

YOU is actually based on Caroline Kepnes’s novel of the same name. Kepnes has not publicly said there’s any inspiration from real life, so the audience can rest easy. YOU, which was released in 2014, follows Joe Goldberg, a seemingly “normal” independent bookstore owner.

Is Love crazier than Joe?

In Netflix’s You, Season 2 did hint that Love Quinn was a bigger monster than Joe Goldberg as she orchestrated everything, playing Joe and driving him to murder so she could win his heart. It was a very brutal bit of entrapment, although Season 3 finds Joe once more reverting to his nasty, selfish ways.

When did Joe Stop Loving Love?

Joe killed Love in the finale of You season 3 because he wanted to divorce her and he believed that she would kill him for wanting to leave unless he killed her first.

Is Love also a killer?

In the finale, a fan theory from season 2 is confirmed: she did in fact kill her first husband James. But in a twist, Love says that the murder was an accident. While poisoning Joe at their dinner table, she tells him that after James recovered from his (still unnamed) illness, he wanted to leave her.