Ellery Lloyd is the husband and wife writing couple Collette Lyons and Paul Vlitos. Collette is a journalist and editor, who was formerly content director of Elle (UK) and editorial director at Soho House. Paul is a novelist who has published two previous novels and is the program director for English Literature with Creative Writing at the University of Surrey. The couple first published a novel, People Like Her, under the pseudonym Ellory Lloyd in 2021 and their second novel, The Club, came out in March 2022 and became an instant New York Times Bestseller.