Book
Romanian
Title
Pacienta tǎcutǎ
Author
Alex Michaelides 1977-
Translator
Dana-Ligia Ilin
Language
Romanian
Original language
English
Original title
The silent patient
Publisher
Bucureşti: Litera, 2019
366 p.
ISBN
9786063336065 (paperback)

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About Alex Michaelides

Alex Michaelides (born 1977) is a bestselling British-Cypriot author and screenwriter. His debut novel, the psychological thriller The Silent Patient, is a New York Times and Sunday Times besteller.

Biography

Michaelides was born in Cyprus to a Greek father and English mother. He studied English literature at Trinity College, Cambridge University.

He studied psychotherapy for three years, and worked for two years at a secure unit for young adults. This work provided material and inspiration for his debut novel The Silent Patient.

Work

Michaelides' debut novel, The Silent Patient, was the #1 New York Times Bestseller of Hardcover Fiction in its first week and was the bestselling hardback debut in the US for 2019. It was a Sunday Times top 10 bestseller for seven weeks.

On Amazon.com, it was the #2 most sold for 2019 in their list of Most …Read more on Wikipedia