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The Devil and the Dark Water
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STUART TURTON is a freelance journalist who lives in West London with his wife. Stuart is not to be trusted--in the nicest possible way. The 71/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle is his first novel.

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[An] outstanding whodunit... Fans of impossible crime fiction won't want to miss this one. - Publishers Weekly, STARRED Review


A devilish sea saga that never runs out of cutthroat conspiracies. - Kirkus Reviews, STARRED Review


A genre sampling epic that sets outrageous traps for the reader and builds an atmosphere of dread up to an operatic final twist. - Financial Times


A successful novel that will be welcome in all fiction/mystery collections. - Library Journal, STARRED Review


And unlike most whodunits I wouldn't recommend it for pre-lights-out reading ? not just because of the spooky bits, but because such a lovingly complex construct needs readers who are fully awake. - The Sunday Telegraph


Artfully combines intriguing characters, fascinating historical details and a seafaring labyrinth of twists and turns-not to mention a demon named Old Tom...History and mystery lovers alike will delight in the heart-racing escapades of The Devil and the Dark Water. - BookPage, STARRED Review


Brilliant... intoxicating... There are some great villains and terrific heroes, especially the gentle (and gory) giant Hayes.The Devil and the Dark Water overflows with wonderful descriptions, neat similes, and enough horror, mystery, and crime to keep anyone enthralled. - The Independent


Compulsively readable...perfect for readers who like a little occult with their mystery. - The New York Times


If you read one book this year, make sure it's this one. - Daily Mail


The locked room murder meets a Michael Bay movie, by way of Treasure Island; you can't know what's going on, if only because the author won't let you know until he's delivered the final surprise - and another one after that. The effect is irresistible. - The Guardian

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