Alex Michaelides was born and raised in Cyprus. He has an MA in English Literature from Trinity College, Cambridge University, and an MA in Screenwriting from the American Film Institute in Los Angeles. The Silent Patient was his first novel, and was the biggest selling debut in the world in 2019. It spent over a year on the New York Times bestseller list and sold in a record-breaking 50 countries. Alex lives in London.
A totally original, spellbinding psychological mystery - DAVID BALDACCIThe perfect thriller - A. J. FINNSmart, sophisticated suspense - LEE CHILDAbsolutely brilliant - STEPHEN FRYOne of the best thrillers I've read this year - CARA HUNTERA very clever book - highly recommended - C. J. TUDORA hugely impressive debut - STEVE CAVANAGH