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The Perfect Couple The Ties That Bind


Australia’s answer to Gillian Flynn, Landsman’s Gone Girl-esque novel will keep you guessing.

– Marie Claire

“Sydney author Lexi Landsman follows up her beloved debut, The Ties That Bind, with a whip-smart domestic thriller set in Florence, Italy. Told from the perspectives of both spouses and their two young-adult children, this pacey suspense story kept us glued to the page, eager to unravel the truth about a marriage that looks flawless from the outside. ” 

– iBooks (Chosen by iBooks as Best Book of the Month)

“Super thriller that supersedes the genre with clever twists and great relatable characters (think one step up from Moriarty). It is easy to see how this novel could form a bidding war for film rights when it was but a manuscripts. Armour, amnesia, archaeology … the big three A’s in my wishlist for a gripping novel. Practically Perfect Printed Entertainment!”

– Ariel Booksellers

“Friends call them the perfect couple but pretty soon its clear that the celeb archaelogists’ marriage has more cracks than a dug-up artefact. The fiendish plot twists when the necklace disappears make this a thriller above the ordinary. ” 

– The West Australian

The Perfect Couple is a book filled with secrets; about the past, about relationships and about our own perceptions of events as they unfold. The characters are layered and wonderfully complex which makes for delicious reading. Finally, the plot itself is filled with twists and turns enough to ensure that readers keep wanting more.” 

– Justin Saidman, Longing To Be Reviews

“Lexi Landsman has crafted an unsettling, suspense thriller that will keep any reader wondering what will happen next. She carefully allows you to think all the details have been laid on the table and then, at an appropriate moment, pops in that one little piece of information that changes the whole perception of an event.

– Glam Adelaide