The Innocent Wife: A Novel by Amy LloydThe Innocent Wife: A Novel by Amy Lloyd

The Innocent Wife: A Novel

byAmy Lloyd

Paperback | March 6, 2018

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You Love Him. You Trust Him. So Why Are You So Scared?

Twenty years ago, Dennis Danson was arrested and imprisoned for the brutal murder of a young girl. 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.

When the campaign is successful and Dennis is freed, however, 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?

The winner of the Daily Mail First Novel Competition, Amy Lloyd’s The Innocent Wife is gripping psychological suspense from a brilliant new voice in crime fiction.
Title:The Innocent Wife: A NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8.89 × 6.04 × 0.92 inPublished:March 6, 2018Publisher:Hanover Square PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:133590977X

ISBN - 13:9781335909770

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good but not great This book was okay. It had a lot of twist and turns and kept you on your edge of your seat. However, I had a really hard time liking any of the characters and at points it was slow for me. #plumreview
Date published: 2018-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Suspenseful! Exciting book from start to finish, had to love each character even if they were evil because all had so much history from their childhood. A must read!
Date published: 2018-04-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I really liked it I enjoyed the thrill of this book. You can hear the ominous music from the first chapter. The ending was fitting and had me turning page after page.
Date published: 2018-04-10
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not bad The characters were well developed but I had a hard time liking/relating to them. Story was a bit slow going but good overall.
Date published: 2018-04-09
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Was okay but not great Although the premise for the book sounds very promising, to me it was a let down. I found the plot extremely slow. I was waiting almost the whole book for some kind of climax that was never reached. It felt like the author spent 200 pages describing the setting and the dysfunction of the characters but never provided any real action. In the end, I felt disconnected from the characters and unsatisfied by the ending.
Date published: 2018-04-04