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The Escape by C. L. Taylor
  

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Praise for C.L. Taylor: 'A gripping and disturbing psychological thriller' Clare Mackintosh 'Absorbing and disturbing' Alex Marwood 'Loved it' Fiona Barton 'Claustrophobic, tense and thrilling' Elizabeth Haynes

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Synopsis

The Escape by C. L. Taylor

Praise for C.L. Taylor: 'A gripping and disturbing psychological thriller' Clare Mackintosh 'Absorbing and disturbing' Alex Marwood 'Loved it' Fiona Barton 'Claustrophobic, tense and thrilling' Elizabeth Haynes Look after your daughter's things. And your daughter... When a stranger asks Jo Blackmore for a lift she says yes, then swiftly wishes she hadn't. The stranger knows Jo's name, she knows her husband Max and she's got a glove belonging to Jo's two year old daughter Elise. What begins with a subtle threat swiftly turns into a nightmare as the police, social services and even Jo's own husband turn against her. No one believes that Elise is in danger. But Jo knows there's only one way to keep her child safe - RUN. The Sunday Times bestseller returns with her biggest and best book yet. The perfect read for fans of Paula Hawkins and Clare Mackintosh.

Reviews

Praise for The Escape: 'Absorbing and disturbing.
Alex Marwood

'C.L. Taylor is a class act and The Escape is gem of a book.'
Simon Toyne

'A true domestic nightmare, mercilessly delivered.'
Sunday Times bestseller, Paul Finch

'I was gripped from start to finish. I literally couldn't put it down ... a brilliant, tense thriller which had me on the edge of my seat. Her best yet!'
Julia Williams Praise for The Missing:

'Kept me guessing till the end'
SUN

'As with all her books, C. L. Taylor delivers real pace, and it's a story that keeps calling the reader back - so much so that I read it from cover to cover in one day'
Rachel Abbott

'Shocking!'
S Magazine

*Must Haves* 'Another winner from the hugely talented CL Taylor. The Missing is clever, twisty and a joy to read. The ending took my breath away.
Mark Edwards

'Dark, utterly gripping and had me ripping through the pages.'
Jenny Blackhurst, author of HOW I LOST YOU

'Secrets and lies within a family can be devious as well as heartbreaking. The Missing explores these themes brilliantly - a dark and gripping read that engrossed me from start to finish'
Mel Sherratt

'Dark, twisty and utterly gripping. Each time I thought I'd worked out what was going on, my expectations were turned on their head. I absolutely loved it!'
Lucy Clarke

'Kept me guessing all the way through to the brilliant end. This story of a mother trying to hold her family's lives together whilst desperately searching for her missing son, had me gripped, unsettled, wrong-footed and ultimately hugely satisfied'
Amanda Jennings

'WOW. Her best one yet! Absolutely could not put it down - brilliant!'
Lucy Diamond

'No one does broken families and friendships like Cally Taylor and The Missing is no exception. Sarah Hilary, author of SOMEONE ELSE'S SKIN'


About the Author

C. L. Taylor

CL Taylor studied for a degree in Psychology at the University of Northumbria, Newcastle and currently works 4 days a week as a Distance Learning Design and Development manager for a London university, looks after her toddler son 3 days a week and squeezes in writing her novels when she should be sleeping.

Author photo © Jim Ross

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Book Info

Publication date

23rd March 2017

Author

C. L. Taylor

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Author's Website

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Publisher

AVON, a division of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Format

Paperback
432 pages

Categories

Crime & mystery
Thriller / suspense

ISBN

9780008118075

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