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The Silent Patient

Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
4 out of 5 stars (6 ratings)
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The Silent Patient is a shocking psychological thriller of a woman's act of violence against her husband - and of the man obsessed with uncovering her motive....

Famous artist Alicia Berenson shoots her husband in the head five times and then never speaks again.

Five years later, forensic psychotherapist Theo Faber must find a way to get Alicia to talk if he wants to treat her. Only then can he unravel the shocking events of that tragic night five years before....

©2019 Alex Michaelides (P)2019 Orion Publishing Group

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Dumbest book I have ever read

The twist is terrible. This book tried too hard to be clever but it seriously failed. And to make it worse, the ending was over-explained. I don't rate this book at all. My three year old niece could shit out a better story than this.

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  • ruth
  • 14-02-2019

Brilliant!

I loved this, really gripping build up to a spectacular twist! Can’t wait for his next book.

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  • loumb
  • 12-02-2019

Wow what a story!

Loved this intriguing story written from 2 sides, finished in 3 days, can't wait for the film!