Her Husband's Lover
A gripping psychological thriller with the most unforgettable twist yet
By Julia Crouch
Sophie Hannah says Julia Crouch is 'brilliant' and Erin Kelly calls her 'one of the best writers in a strong field'. A woman has to stop her husband's lover from ruining her life in this stunning psychological thriller from the acclaimed Julia Crouch.
Sophie Hannah says Julia Crouch is 'brilliant' and Erin Kelly calls her 'one of the best writers in a strong field'. A woman has to stop her husband's lover from ruining her life in this stunning psychological thriller, HER HUSBAND'S LOVER, from the acclaimed Julia Crouch.
She stole her husband. Now she wants to take her life.
After the horrors of the past, Louisa Williams is desperate to make a clean start.
Her husband Sam is dead. Her children, too, are gone, victims of the car accident in which he died.
Sam said that she would never get away from him. That he would hound her until she died if she tried to leave. Louisa never thought that he would want to harm their children though.
But then she never thought that he would betray her with a woman like Sophie.
And now Sophie is determined to take all that Louisa has left. She wants to destroy her reputation and to take what she thinks is owed her - the life she would have had if Sam had lived.
Her husband's lover wants to take her life. The only question is will Louisa let her?
After a drama degree at Bristol University, Julia Crouch spent ten years devising, directing and writing for the theatre. During this time she had twelve plays produced and co-founded Bristol`s Public Parts Theatre Company. She lives in Brighton with her husband, the actor and playwright Tim Crouch, and their three children.
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15 Jun 2017
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Psychological thrillers don't come much better than this — Clare Mackintosh
Totally unputdownable - until I got to the twist that made me drop the book — Erin Kelly
Taut and twisty, and full of surprises. I loved it — Sarah Hilary
Nothing is what it seems in this brilliant novel by Julia Crouch. What a clever, unsettling, absorbing book — Elly Griffiths
A fantastic, fast-paced and riveting read. Her Husband's Lover is addictive, dark and disturbing. I struggled to put it down and it stayed with me long after I'd finished the book. — Lisa Cutts
Deliciously disturbing... Crouch is one of those writers who inevitably keeps one up too late, and Her Husband's Lover is no exception — Alex Marwood
A brilliant and compelling thriller from the Queen of Domestic Noir — Helen FitzGerald
A perfect mix of intriguing characters and unexpected surprises, compelling because the ground beneath our feet is constantly shifting... she makes her readers think — Ruth Dugdall
Compellingly unsettling, Julia has crafted a top notch twisty tale that'll keep you turning those pages desperate to find out what happens next! — Angela Clarke
Takes Domestic Noir into even darker and more twisted places than ever — Helen Cadbury
A deliciously dark psychological thriller — Best Magazine
A gripping thriller penned by a brilliant writer — Peterborough Telegraph
Hugely addictive read... gleefully rips to shreds the reader's expectations — Irish Times