Evidence Against You
Gillian McAllister

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Narrated By: Zoe Telford

Duration: 14 hours

What to expect

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The Evidence Against You by Gillian McAllister, read by Zoe Telford.

It's the day her father will be released from jail. Izzy English has every reason to feel conflicted - he's the man who gave her a childhood filled with happy memories. But he has also just served seventeen years for the murder of her mother.

Now, Izzy's father sends her a letter. He wants to talk, to defend himself against each piece of evidence from his trial. But should she give him the benefit of the doubt? Or is her father guilty as charged, and luring her into a trap?

People can't get enough of Gillian McAllister's psychological thrillers . . .

'Perfection' Clare Mackintosh

'I loved every page, every character' Lisa Jewell

'Gripping and thought-provoking' B A Paris

'I was totally swept up' Fiona Barton

'Keeps you guessing' Cara Hunter

'Truly original' Paula Daly

'Compulsive and unforgettable' Jane Corry

'Ingenious' Louise Candlish

'Brilliant' Claire Douglas


Modern & contemporary fiction, Crime & mystery fiction, Psychological thriller, Thriller / suspense fiction, Crime & mystery: hard-boiled crime, noir fiction, Family life fiction, Crime & mystery: police procedural

Listen to a sample

I was totally swept up - and challenged - by this dark drama and am still wrestling with the brilliantly written dilemma at its heart

bestselling author of The Child

Gillian McAllister lures you into the heart of her characters. She makes ordinary people do extraordinary things in the face of adversity. Haunting. Compelling. And all too possibly true

bestselling author of The Dead Ex

A perfectly plotted courtroom drama and an emotional roller-coaster in one book


The Hot List

Inside Soap

Gillian McAllister isn't afraid to tread where some authors are scared to go. Intelligent. Compulsive. Heart-wrenching. Unforgettable

bestselling author of The Dead Ex

This contemporary love story wrapped up in a thriller is a brilliant read. Compelling and intense

Sunday Mirror

The characters are as compelling and complex as the action. It's a brilliant psychological thriller which is even better for Gillian's professional knowledge

bestselling author of The Innocent Wife

Perfection. Intriguing and compelling. Exceptional

bestselling author of Let Me Lie

We couldn't put this book down!

Take a Break

Completely original. I was gripped

bestselling author of Faking Friends

Prepare to be gripped


Really good . . . The suspense becomes all but unbearable


An exhilarating, hold-your-breath read!


A gripping legal yarn

Woman & Home, May's Great Reads

This sharp, super-readable thriller stands out thanks to its taut plot and characters you really care about

Fabulous, Sun


bestselling author of Last Seen Alive

Smart, twisty and ingenious . . . as emotionally engaging as it is taut


Addictive, exciting and devilishly clever

bestselling author of Try Not to Breathe

A very special book - a page turner that is gripping, suspenseful and heartfelt, with a superb ending that delivers twice

bestselling author of Do Not Disturb

Intricate plotting delivers a tense and suspenseful thriller

Sunday Mirror

I read it in a breathless day and a half. I loved every page, every character, every twist and turn

bestselling author of Then She Was Gone

A gripping, compelling page-turner that kept me up half the night

bestselling author of Skin Deep

Praise for Gillian McAllister


I raced through this impressive, gripping and thought-provoking read

bestselling author of Behind Closed Doors

A smartly conceived psychological thriller

Sunday Times

Clever, original and packed with family complications throughout, you'll change your mind time and again. . . and the ending will take your breath away


The verdict - lock me up so I can read it again! Unforgettable

bestselling author of Don't Wake Up

A brilliantly compelling and tightly plotted psychological thriller. The characters are real and complex, and McAllister's writing both grips and thrills. Her best yet!

bestselling author of You Let Me In

A heart pounding premise is taken on a journey that is as emotionally enriching as it is thrilling. I couldn't look away from this razor sharp exploration of truth, love and how the past shapes our present. Gillian McAllister is a tour de force, she just gets better and better

bestselling author of Love Will Tear Us Apart

Top domestic noir


Gripping, cleverly-constructed, and heart-wrenching. A truly original thriller you won't be able to put down

bestselling author of The Trophy Child

Flawless plotting and gripping from the first page to the last

Jill Mansell

Absolutely unputdownable: convincing, compelling and ultimately heartbreaking

bestselling author of He Said/She Said

Addictive - I found myself wanting to pick it up at every opportunity

bestselling author of The Foster Child

Ingeniously constructed with real flesh-and-blood characters and cliff-hanging suspense