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The Guilty Couple

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What to expect

Wow. Addictive. And what an ending!’ – Sunday Times bestselling author Claire Douglas

A red-hot, non-stop rollercoaster of a book’ – Sunday Times bestselling author Lisa Jewell


What would you do if your husband framed you for murder?

Five years ago, Olivia Sutherland was convicted of plotting to murder her husband.

Now she’s finally free, Olivia has three goals. Repair her relationship with her daughter. Clear her name. And bring down her husband – the man who framed her.

Just how far is she willing to go to get what she wants? And how far will her husband go to stop her?

Because his lies run deeper than Olivia could ever have imagined – and this time it’s not her freedom that’s in jeopardy, but her life…

Your favourite authors LOVE The Guilty Couple!

‘The Guilty Couple is a one-breath rollercoaster ride, with twists, turns, ups and downs… then just when you think it’s over, there’s another loop ahead! A proper, classy thriller.’ – Janice Hallett, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Appeal

‘CL Taylor has done it again. A fast paced, thrilling read that I couldn’t put down. I loved it!’ – bestselling author Heidi Perks

‘I loved The Guilty Couple so much. Twisty, compelling, tense and fast-paced and thoroughly unputdownable.’ – multimillion-copy bestselling author Angela Marsons

‘Wow, The Guilty Couple doesn’t let up for a moment – you’re in for ride!‘ – bestselling author Sarah Pinborough

Twisty, taut, unbearably tense. Brava, C.L. Taylor, you’ve done it again!’ – bestselling author Emma Stonex

And readers love The Guilty Couple, too!

‘A hugely entertaining, tense and twisting read.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Pulse-pounding’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Thrilling and exciting…the ending was brilliant.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

My heart was in my throat throughout the entire book.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘This is the best book I have read in a long time.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Wow!’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Critics Review

  • FURTHER PRAISE FOR THE GUILTY COUPLE:

    ‘A brilliantly written, fast-paced and very clever thriller – I couldn’t put it down!’ – Susi Holliday

    ‘Absolutely ripped through this belter of a story. A pacy plot full of her trademark twists, and characters that don’t leave your head until long after you finish the final pages. C.L. Taylor has smashed it out the park with this one.’ – Lisa Hall

    ‘Twisty and gripping – another brilliant book from C.L. Taylor.’ – Jane Fallon

    ‘With high stakes and a killer premise, The Guilty Couple takes the reader on a thrill ride of a journey. A perfectly paced and propulsive read, told with C.L. Taylor’s trademark instinct for edge-of-your-seat reveals.’ – Lucy Clarke

    ‘When you sit down with this book, you won’t be getting back up until it’s finished. Fast-paced, fun, packed with twists, this is a gem of a read.’ – Jo Spain

    ‘Pacy, surprising and with some brilliant twists – C.L. Taylor’s best yet. Brilliant.’ – Catherine Cooper

    ‘Compelling. Compulsive. Crafted. Cleverly calculated.’ – Jane Corry

    ‘A clever, suspenseful story about secrets, blurred boundaries and a whole lot of betrayal. C.L. Taylor is a master at writing twisty thrillers, and this one is no exception.’ – Samantha Downing

    ‘Wow! Packed with ever-increasing suspense, vivid characters and twists that’ll give you whiplash, it’s one hell of a read. Utterly brilliant!’ – Steph Broadribb

    ‘Original, chilling and utterly page turning… One of those books that’s impossible to put down.’ – Debbie Howells

    ‘A one-sitting read. Breathless pacing from the opening chapter to its twisty turny conclusion. Taylor is a writer at the top of her game and never disappoints.’ – John Marrs

    ‘Cancel your appointments, kick off your shoes and get comfortable. There’s a new C.L. Taylor book in town – and it’s a corker.’ – Cass Green

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