Who Are You?
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Who Are You?


Alex, a career officer in an elite regiment, returns from Afghanistan a changed man. He has left the Army behind and is attempting to forge a civilian career as a security advisor. His wife, Juliet, is delighted. She, Alex and their son Ben now live in a well-appointed house in a leafy London suburb.
But all is not well. Juliet's research on the internet suggests that Alex is suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) but pride means that he will not seek professional help.
Finding solace in web forums, Juliet is offered the use of a cottage and is urged to remove Ben to a place of safety. After a lot of secretive planning and the financial support of Alex's mother who had suffered at the hands of her husband, Juliet and Ben escape the tyranny of their home with the hope of starting afresh...

Title:Who Are You?
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:320 pages

    Who Are You? Reviews

  • Joan
    Jun 08, 2014

    After reading and reviewing the highly acclaimed debut novel written by Elizabeth Forbes, ‘Nearest Thing to Crazy’, I was so excited to be offered a review copy of ‘Who Are You?’ in return for...

  • Anne
    Jun 07, 2014

    Who Are You? by Elizabeth Forbes is published in June by Cutting Edge Press, and is her second novel. I reviewed her first; Nearest Thing to Crazy on Random Things in June 2013.Who are you? That is th...

  • Liz Barnsley
    Jun 20, 2014

    Publication Date: Available now from Cutting Edge Press.Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy.I read Elizabeth Forbes debut novel “Nearest Thing to Crazy” and loved it dearly, ...

  • Beadyjan
    Jun 02, 2014

    Finished this serious head-fuck of a thriller late last night - blew me away!Juliet and Alex are a young married couple with a little boy Ben. Juliet is hell bent on creating the perfect home, she has...

  • Janice
    Feb 15, 2015

    I received a copy of this book through THE Book Club in return for my honest review.Wow! This is a dense and intense read that is both gripping and uncomfortable. It investigates the unnerving topics ...

  • Karen
    May 20, 2014

    I haven’t yet read Elizabeth’s first novel, The Nearest Thing to Crazy (although Cutting Edge Press have now very kindly sent me a copy) so I didn’t know what to expect from Elizabeth’s writin...

  • Helen
    Feb 04, 2015

    A dark and compelling read about a couple, who outwardly look like they have the perfect family - but who knows what goes on behind closed doors.Both of them badly damaged by traumatic childhood incid...

  • ireadnovels.wordpress.com
    Jul 15, 2014

    WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU ALEX?Juliet and Alex are a happy married couple live in a well-appointed house in a leafy London suburb with their son, Ben. Juliet is delighted that Alex is a career officer in a...

  • Rathi
    Oct 20, 2016

    Equal parts horrifying and compelling - this was a very suspenseful thriller. I found it difficult to read the parts on domestic violence, yet I had read them since they were crucial to the central pl...

  • Hilary Weinstein
    Nov 02, 2014

    This was a clever and well written book. It is insightful into what can happen when a person returns from war and is suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. It really is an eye opener. However,...