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The Officer's Wife

3.72  ·  Rating Details ·  82 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
A MAN IN UNIFORM
He was a captain in the U.S. Air Force. She was a psychologist in Fayetteville, North Carolina. On the surface, Marty and Michelle Theer appeared to be the perfect married couple. But no one knew of the double life Michelle was leading. Tired of spending one too many nights apart from Marty who was often away on his flight missions, Michelle turned to the I
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published June 27th 2006 by St. Martin's Paperbacks (first published June 1st 2006)
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Irene
Apr 08, 2009 Irene rated it really liked it
Fascinating story of a woman who thought she was smarter than everyone else, and an ironic study of a psychologist who had real psychological issues of her own. Although no one can really know all the details of this story and what motivated this woman, it is also a tragic tale of a man who lost his life because of the twisted desires of a disturbed and manipulative personality.
Jill Hutchinson
Jun 17, 2016 Jill Hutchinson rated it it was ok
Shelves: true-crime
This book should spell the end of my true crime book binge. I got what I deserved with this one as it is a mess in many ways. Written by someone I never heard of, it is so full of errors (names, places, grammar, etc.) that it is almost funny. I think when a crime that garners media attention is committed, some author will jump on it and write a fast book to play on the publicity. I think this is what happened here and someone forgot to proofread or edit it before it was published.

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Janna
Nov 27, 2012 Janna rated it really liked it
Mmmm, my guilty pleasure - true crime novels. This one was well-crafted, although there were quite a few errors in the book (spelling, as well as changing a character's name just two paragraphs apart). All in all a good read though.
Dawn Huffines medley
Nov 14, 2016 Dawn Huffines medley rated it really liked it
This was a very good book. I love books based on true stories. I can see how people could get sucked in by Michelle. I do believe she killed her husband and I believe she used the army guy as her escape goal. Hopefully some day the truth will be told.
Eva Leger
Jul 26, 2008 Eva Leger marked it as to-read
My older sister has lived in Fayetteville for years and since I do read a lot of true crime figured this one might be even more interesting since I know the area. I'll have to read it soon to see.
Angel R
Aug 19, 2008 Angel R rated it really liked it
This was a great book. It got me hooked and I couldn't put it down but it's sad to think this really happened to the poor husband.
Kylie
Mar 14, 2012 Kylie rated it it was ok
A sad story.
Judi Pence
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This book held my interest but I was surprised and a little disappointed when it ended abruptly. Also, photos would have been appreciated.
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