The Silent Wife
The New York Times bestsellerHaving nothing left to lose changes everything.Todd and Jodie have been together for more than twenty years. They are both aware their world is in crisis, though neither is willing to admit it. Todd is living a dual existence, while Jodie is living in denial. But she... show more
The New York Times bestsellerHaving nothing left to lose changes everything.Todd and Jodie have been together for more than twenty years. They are both aware their world is in crisis, though neither is willing to admit it. Todd is living a dual existence, while Jodie is living in denial. But she also likes to settle scores. When it becomes clear their affluent Chicago lifestyle could disintegrate at any moment, Jodie knows everything is at stake. It's only now she will discover just how much she's truly capable of...Shocking and compelling in equal measure, THE SILENT WIFE is a chilling portrayal of two people in turmoil and the lengths they will go to in order to protect themselves.
Publish date: June 25th 2013
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
Jodi is going to kill her cheating husband, Todd. No spoilers that’s in the first few pages, what follows is a slow burning dual perspective book. The two main characters were believable and intoxicatingly toxic. This book is dark and twisted and while it’s a slow burn it didn’t feel like it was dra...
I plowed through this slow-burning domestic drama today. You're told from the first few pages (and the back cover) that the prim wife who narrates half the book will soon murder the philandering husband who narrates the other half. Told in perspective-alternating chapters, we're left waiting and won...
They were just psycho...narcissists.The climax and the ending were very flat. Don't waste your time.
I listened to the audiobook and I actually fell asleep listening to it. To be fair, I think I lost interest because of the narration, not because of the writing. This is one of those books that I'm going to have to come back to.
NATASHA He turns 18 in seven hours. At 11:04 AM, he will become a man, shedding childhood's shelter forever. Continuing to protect him from the truth seems pointless. He's a smart kid; he starts his B. Comm. at Northwestern in the fall. He'll figure it out - which is why I've been up all night...
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