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Mind Games: The True Story of a Psychologist, His Wife, and a Brutal Murder
Mind Games The True Story of a Psychologist His Wife and a Brutal Murder
Author: Carlton Smith
A SUCCESSFUL DOCTOR. — Dr. Felix Polk was a married psychologist living in Berkeley, California. At forty years old, he had a successful practice and a towering reputation--until he began a scandalous affair with one of his patients: Susan Bolling. She was fifteen years old. — A TROUBLED TEENAGE GIRL. — After divorcing his first wife, Felix married...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780312939069
ISBN-10: 031293906X
Publication Date: 7/31/2007
Pages: 272
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Publisher: St. Martin's True Crime
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
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A SUCCESSFUL DOCTOR.
Dr. Felix Polk was a married psychologist living in Berkeley, California. At forty years old, he had a successful practice and a towering reputationâ"until he began a scandalous affair with one of his patients: Susan Bolling. She was fifteen years old.

A TROUBLED TEENAGE GIRL.
After divorcing his first wife, Felix married Susan. Susan would later claim that her marriage was built on lies, manipulation, and psychological abuse. She tried to divorce Felix, but no settlement could be reached. Susan seemed to believe that Felix had stashed up to $40 million in a secret bank account in the Caribbean. She wanted her halfâ"or elseâ¦

A CASE THAT STUNNED THE NATION.
In October 2002, Felix was found stabbed to death in his own home. Susan insisted she acted in self-defense. But what would a jury think when Susanâ"claiming she was the victim of Felix's manipulationâ"became her own defense attorney? This is the true story of marriage, murder, and mind games
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