The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides: A Wickedly Compelling & Complex Psychological Thriller – Book Review

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides is a psychological thriller about a brilliant female artist whose name is Alicia. One evening after her husband comes home from work, she shoots him five times in the face at point-blank range, killing him. Then immediately afterwards, Alicia stops speaking. Through her murder trial, conviction, and eventual admittance…