Everything you need to understand or teach The Hypnotist's Love Story by Liane Moriarty .
The Hypnotist's Love Story, by Liane Moriarty, is a romance driven by mystery and intrigue. Set in Sydney, Australia, the story tells about Patrick Scott's previous lover, Saskia Brown, and his current lover, Ellen O'Farrell. Saskia's unrequited love leads to stalking. In turn, the potential for harm and destructive behavior hovers over Ellen and Patrick, as well as Saskia. Themes of obsession, love, loss, and grief prove that love can create tremendous happiness or huge heartache.