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The Wives by Tarryn Fisher
Domestic suspense

The Wives

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by Tarryn Fisher

Quick take

No marriage is perfect, but this one makes you question: How well do you know your spouse—and yourself?

Good to know

  • Psychological

  • Creepy

  • Love triangle

  • Unlikeable narrator

Why I love it

What do I need from a great thriller? I need an edge-of-your-seat plot. I need a narrator who grabs my attention and never lets it go. But I also need the story to show me something about real life, no matter how crazy or outlandish the plot gets.

At first glance, the premise of The Wives seems far-out. The narrator is a woman with a tightly controlled routine: She goes to work, she lives in a gl...

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You’ve never met the other wives. None of you know each other, and because of this unconventional arrangement, you can see your husband only one day a week. But you love him so much you don’t care. Or at least that’s what you’ve told yourself.

But one day, while you’re doing laundry, you find a scrap of paper in his pocket—an appointment reminder for a woman named Hannah, and you just know it’s a...

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    December 2019