The Perfect Marriage

by Jeneva Rose
Sarah and Adam have a messy marriage, which gets messier when Adam is accused of murdering his mistress and Sarah, a top defense attorney takes on his case. Fast-paced, thought-provoking, and full of twists. The Perfect Marriage by Jeneva Rose.  #thriller, #reading, #books to read, #books

Discussion Questions

1. Sarah and Adam both had secrets they kept from each other. Is this unusual in a marriage? Is it ever ok to keep secrets and lie when in a relationship? In general, what do you think motivates people to lie? Do you think the characters were lying to themselves?

2. Sarah and Adam both enjoyed their work, but Sarah's job was more demanding, and her financial contribution was more significant. Do you think most marriages are out of balance? Do you believe this imbalance was the reason Adam was having an affair?

3. How does Sarah and Adam's relationship change over time?

4. Do you think Sarah's actions are justified?

5. What surprised you the most in the novel? Were there any plot twists that stumped you?

6. Were you more sympathetic towards Sarah or Adam? Why?

7. What did you like most about the book? Least? Were there moments that you just couldn't stop thinking about?

8. Is there anything you would change about the story if you could?

Book Club Talking Points:
Book clubs looking for a change of pace thriller will find this book full of moral dilemmas and family drama. Adam is having an affair, and Sarah works too much. When Adam is accused of murdering his mistress, Sarah defends him. The book is addictive and fast-paced, and definitely thought-provoking.
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