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“Nine Perfect Strangers” by Liane Moriarty

Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty is a captivating and thought-provoking novel that follows the lives of nine strangers as they come together for a ten-day retreat in a luxurious spa.

With a mix of mystery, suspense, and intrigue, Moriarty takes readers on a journey of self-discovery and exploration, as the characters must confront their inner demons and ultimately learn to face their fears.


Nine Perfect Strangers follows the story of nine individuals from different walks of life who come together at a luxurious spa for a ten-day retreat. Led by the enigmatic Masha, the group is forced to confront their inner demons as Masha puts them through a series of unconventional treatments and activities.

Throughout their stay, the group must learn to come to terms with the past, while also learning to accept themselves and find the courage to move forward.


The characters in Nine Perfect Strangers are complex and multi-dimensional. Each of the nine strangers are struggling with their own personal issues, and as the novel progresses, Moriarty gives readers a glimpse into the inner lives of the characters, as they confront their inner demons and learn to become more self-aware.

Through the characters’ interactions and relationships with one another, readers are able to gain insight into the human condition and learn valuable lessons about life, love, and self-acceptance.

Writing Style

Liane Moriarty’s writing style is engaging and compelling. With her richly detailed descriptions and vivid imagery, she transports readers right into the story, allowing them to feel as if they are right there with the characters. Her use of humor and wit also adds a light-heartedness to the novel that makes it a truly enjoyable read.


Overall, Nine Perfect Strangers is a truly captivating and thought-provoking novel. With its mix of mystery, suspense, and intrigue, it is sure to keep readers on the edge of their seats.

Liane Moriarty’s skillful writing will draw readers in, while her characters’ journeys of self-discovery and exploration will make readers reflect on their own lives and the choices they have made.

Nine Perfect Strangers is an unforgettable and powerful novel that is sure to stay with readers long after they have finished reading.

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