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My Other Husband by Dorothy Koomson
About The Book
Cleo Forsum is a bestselling novelist turned scriptwriter whose TV series, ‘The Baking Detective’ is a huge success. Writing is all she’s ever wanted to do, and baking and murder stories have proved a winning combination.
But now she has decided to walk away from it all – including divorcing her husband, Wallace – before her past secrets catch up with her.
As Cleo drafts the final ever episodes of the series, people she knows start getting hurt. And it’s soon clear that someone is trying to frame her for murder.
She thinks she knows why, but Cleo can’t tell the police or prove her innocence. Because then she’d have to confess about her other husband . . .
Let’s be honest, in some books you don’t need to know much of the plot, only with the title is enough to make you want to read it. This is the case of “My Other Husband”; Cleo Forsum Pryce is the first suspect of a murder, but she can’t tell the truth unless she reveals her deepest secrets… What’s more important, the truth or her freedom? Questions, questions! This is a story that will keep you intrigued since the first moment, amazingly well plotted and with some very interesting characters and twists, it’s a must read book.
The story is explained between two different time lines, the past with a young Cleo who is happy and light; and the completely different present, which is cold and dark. Why has she changed so much? What is her secret?
I have to say that this is a book that you should read without knowing much of the plot, knowing too much will spoil the book and believe me when I say that this is a must read book!Be prepared for twists and surprises to keep you awake all night.
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About The Author
Dorothy Koomson is the award-winning author of 15 novels and has been making up stories since she was 13 when she used to share her stories with her convent school friends. Her published titles include: Tell Me Your Secret, The Brighton Mermaid, The Friend, When I Was Invisible, That Girl From Nowhere, The Flavours of Love, The Woman He Loved Before, Goodnight, Beautiful and The Chocolate Run.
Dorothy’s first novel, The Cupid Effect, was published in 2003 (when she was quite a bit older than 13). Her third book, My Best Friend’s Girl, was selected for the Richard & Judy Summer Reads of 2006 and went on to sell over 500,000 copies. While her fourth novel, Marshmallows For Breakfast, has sold in excess of 250,000 copies. Dorothy’s books, The Ice Cream Girls and The Rose Petal Beach were both shortlisted for the popular fiction category of the British Book Awards in 2010 and 2013, respectively.
Dorothy’s novels have been translated into over 30 languages, and a TV adaptation loosely based on The Ice Cream Girls was shown on ITV1 in 2013. After briefly living in Australia, Dorothy now lives in Brighton.
In 2019 Dorothy was awarded the Image Award by The Black British Business Awards to celebrate and honour her achievements.