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‘A howl of feminist rage, but also one that is pure fun’ Stylist

The wives here are different. They are living proof that women can have it all: successful careers, loving families, beautiful homes.
Their husbands are different too. They are living proof that men can do just as much as women. They can remember the kids’ schedules, use an iron and notice when the house needs dusting.
Nora thinks she’s found the perfect new home for her family. But when she agrees to get involved in a wrongful death case in the neighbourhood, Nora becomes convinced that there’s a dark secret at the heart of this perfect world.
For these women, it seems the secret to having it all is worth killing for . . .

‘This gender-swapping Stepford Wives story is as creepy as it is delicious’ Good Housekeeping

Reviews

An utterly addictive page-turner
Daily Mail
Every once in a while there's a book that stays with you - whether the subject resonates, makes you think or quite simply shocks. The Husbands does all that, and more.
Woman & Home
This gender-swapping Stepford Wives story is as creepy as it is delicious
Good Housekeeping
Every weary wife needs to read this book. You'll belly laugh in recognition, sob in recognition - but ultimately, The Husbands may just save your marriage
Celia Walden
Chandler Baker, queen of the feminist thriller, has delivered once again! The Husbands is a poignant exploration of what it would take for women to have it all ... and it's as sobering as you might imagine. My head is still spinning. I can already hear the book club discussions!
Sally Hepworth
Incredible. . . The Husbands expresses a truth that needed to be articulated, that will resonate with every woman I know. It made me angry in the best way.
Jessica Moor
Soon to become a film, this clever novel is well worth a read and perfect for book clubs
Belfast Telegraph
The deviously dark twists keep the reader hooked until the shocking climax
Candis