The Silent Patient

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January Book of the Month Selection: The Silent Patient by: Alex Michaelides (Celadon Books) Candles: Snuggle Fuel Candle Co

Generally speaking, I’m not a huge fan of the thriller/mystery genre. But what THE SILENT PATIENT made me realize is that I thoroughly enjoy them if they include a good psychological twist.

This book intrigued me – a woman shoots her husband and then goes silent. And by silent, I mean not a word, not a peep, for the next several years. The full story is slowly revealed when a new psychiatrist gets a job at the patient facility where this woman now lives.

This book had twists and turns I didn’t see coming – especially the one at the end! Michaelides writing has me on the edge of my seat and I could wait to see how this would all come together. I almost read it in one sitting…I couldn’t put it down. (That’s also one thing I appreciate about this genre – quick, fast-paced storylines.)

Now, I hope you’re still reading because I have something to announce! A GIVEAWAY! See those cute candles? They are absolutely amazing! Snuggle Fuel Candle Co and I have teamed up and we want to gift one of them to one of you! On Instagram, simply follow @snugglefuel and me @happiestwhenreading (I will check!), tell me what you’re #currentlyreading, and tag a few friends in the comments! (Bonus entry for each share in your stories – just be sure to tag me so I see it!) Enter as many times as you’d like! I’ll randomly select a winner on Monday (Feb 11, 2019), gather your details to pass along to @snugglefuel, and you’ll receive your candle directly from her! Good luck! (Giveaway not associated with Instagram or WordPress.)

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