The Silent Wife Who's the couple? Chicago real estate developer Todd and his therapist wife, Jodi. What's their story? After 20 years, Todd and Jodi's passion has cooled.… The Silent Wife Who's the couple? Chicago real estate developer Todd and his therapist wife, Jodi. What's their story? After 20 years, Todd and Jodi's passion has cooled.… 2013-06-25 Fiction Thriller Penguin
Book Review

The Silent Wife (2013)

THE SILENT WIFE A.S.A. Harrison
THE SILENT WIFE A.S.A. Harrison
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Release Date: Jun 25, 2013; Writer: A.S.A. Harrison; Genres: Fiction, Thriller; Publisher: Penguin

Who's the couple?
Chicago real estate developer Todd and his therapist wife, Jodi.

What's their story?
After 20 years, Todd and Jodi's passion has cooled. When he gets his mistress pregnant, everything changes.

How good's the big twist?
It's decent — but it's not the main point. Harrison's novel is more of a cerebral character study as the tightly wound Jodi teeters on the edge of insanity and the genial Todd finds himself boxed into an ever-tighter corner. A-
Originally posted Feb 12, 2014 Published in issue #1299 Feb 21, 2014 Order article reprints
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