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The Silent Patient
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November 1, 2019
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December 1, 2019

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Katie Bananas
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MC
Mar 25, 2019 rated it liked it
“The Silent Patient” is fast-paced and has an interesting premise. Why would a wife, seemingly head-over-heels in love with her husband, shoot him five times in the face? That’s what a curious psychotherapist decides to find out.

This book has more red herrings than you can shake a stick at which sometimes felt too gimmicky and annoying for its own good. There were lots of moments when a ton of emphasis was made on a particular person or memory so we could be like, ah, epiphany! That’s why this
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Ariatna
Aug 21, 2019 rated it really liked it
Whoa. This was fun!

So many "psych thrillers" these days either don't live up to the hype because the "psych" is so lame, you've figured it out by the fifth chapter; or they're big on the "thriller" but the ending leaves you wanting back the time you wasted reading it.

NOT THIS ONE. Oh, no. This one does not disappoint.

The Silent Patient is a page-turning mystery that keeps you on your toes with a tight narrative. It felt like every page was carefully crafted. Every sentence had a reason; every
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Haley Thomas
Didn't like it, but one extra star for the twist.
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