The Innocent Wife

Author(s): Amy Lloyd

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YOU TRUST HIM. SO WHY ARE YOU SO SCARED? Gripping psychological suspense from a brilliant new voice in crime fiction, and one of 2018's must-reads! 'If you're an addict of true crime documentaries, you will binge all night on The Innocent Wife. In this breathless, pounding ride, Amy Lloyd keeps us guessing about a convicted killer thrust into the world as innocent online hero and the woman who begins to reluctantly dig into his murky past.' Julia Heaberlin, author of Black Eyed Susans'The Innocent Wife is a stunner that leads the reader down a twisty path to a surprising, yet satisfying conclusion. You won't be able to stop turning the pages!' --Karen Dionne, author of The Marsh King's Daughter 'I devoured The Innocent Wife in one sitting! A unique setting, deeply flawed characters, a crackling mystery, and an unexpected ending make this one of 2018's must-reads!' Hollie Overton, author of Baby Doll.Twenty years ago, Dennis Danson was arrested and imprisoned for the brutal murder of a young girl in Florida's Red River County. Now he's the subject of a true-crime documentary that's whipping up a frenzy online to uncover the truth and free a man who has been wrongly convicted.A thousand miles away in England, Samantha is obsessed with Dennis's case. She exchanges letters with him, and is quickly won over by his apparent charm and kindness to her. Soon she has left her old life behind to marry him and campaign for his release.But when the campaign is successful and Dennis is freed, Sam begins to discover new details that suggest he may not be quite so innocent after all. But how do you confront your husband when you don't want to know the truth?

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"YOU TRUST HIM. SO WHY ARE YOU SO SCARED? Gripping psychological suspense from a brilliant new voice in crime fiction, and one of 2018's must-reads!" * from the publisher's description * "This is an original, assured and compelling tale of obsession. Amy Lloyd is a startling new talent, destined to become a big name." * Peter James * "You can hear the ominous music from the first line onward - this is a fantastic thriller." -- Lee Child "If you're an addict of true crime documentaries, you will binge all night on The Innocent Wife. In this breathless, pounding ride, Amy Lloyd keeps us guessing about a convicted killer thrust into the world as innocent online hero and the woman who begins to reluctantly dig into his murky past." -- Julia Heaberlin, author of Black Eyed Susans "The Innocent Wife is a stunner that leads the reader down a twisty path to a surprising, yet satisfying conclusion. You won't be able to stop turning the pages!" -- Karen Dionne, author of The Marsh King's Daughter

Amy Lloyd studied English and Creative Writing at Cardiff Metropolitan University. Her writing combines her fascination with true crime and her passion for fiction. Amy won the Daily Mail First Novel competition in 2016 for her thriller The Innocent Wife. She lives in Cardiff with her partner and two cats.

General Fields

  • : 9781780898438
  • : Cornerstone
  • : Century
  • : November 2017
  • : 234mm X 153mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : January 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 400
  • : Paperback
  • : Amy Lloyd