Octavia Fleming thinks she has the perfect marriage. Tom is a spin-doctor and she runs a consultancy to the charity industry. They are the couple who have it all. Then Octavia discovers Tom is having an affair, and she is devastated. The crumbling of their once powerful union creates far-reaching damage - affecting their children, their friends, even their careers. Now Octavia is left with a dilemma: if she takes Tom back, the cracks may heal and they can begin again. But the reality is that she's not sure she wants to. ALMOST A CRIME is a vivid portrayal of a marriage and the true consequences of betrayal.