C.L. Taylor is a Sunday Times bestselling author. Her psychological thrillers have sold over a million copies in the UK alone, been translated into over twenty languages, and optioned for television. Her 2019 novel, Sleep, was a Richard and Judy pick. C.L. Taylor lives in Bristol with her partner and son.
Praise for The Lie:
'Haunting and heart-stoppingly creepy, The Lie is a gripping
roller coaster of suspense.'
'5/5 stars - Spine-chilling!'
'An excellent psychological thriller'
'Packed with twists and turns, this brilliantly tense thriller
will get your blood pumping.'
Claire Frost, Fabulous Magazine
'Fast-paced, tense and atmospheric, a guaranteed bestseller'
''A gripping page-turner full of intrigue and suspense."
'Creepy, horrifying and twisty. C L Taylor is extremely good at
writing stories in which you have no idea which characters you can
trust, and the result is intriguing and scary and extremely
Julie Cohen, 2014 Richard and Judy Summer Book Club Pick
'The Lie is absolutely brilliant - The Beach, only darker, more
thrilling and more tense. It's the story of a twisted, distorted
friendship. It's a compelling, addictive and wonderfully written
tale. Can't recommend it enough.'
'A gripping and disturbing psychological thriller: every bit as
good as The Accident.'
'Black Narcissus for the Facebook generation; a clever
exploration of how petty jealousies and misunderstandings can
unravel even the tightest of friendships. Claustrophobic, tense and
thrilling, a thrill-ride of a novel that keeps you guessing.'
'My heart was racing after I finished CL Taylor's brilliant new
book The Lie. Dark, creepy and full of twists. I loved it.'
'C L Taylor is fast becoming the queen of psychological
suspense. Read this: you won't be disappointed.'
'A plot both brilliant and chilling; characters both appealing
and dark and a terrifying climax to which you will race with your
heart hammering in your chest. Masterful storytelling; a brilliant
C L Taylor produces dark and intriguing page-turners, with
strong characters and great pace.