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Virtual Event with Author Stuart Turton
October 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us for a conversation with Stuart Turton and his new novel The Devil and the Dark Water.
Stuart is the bestselling author of The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle; his highly-anticipated new title is a murder mystery on the high seas that spins together Stephen King-like horror, a Sherlock Holmes-esque detective, and a dash of Pirates of the Caribbean.
The conversation will be streamed live to the Novel Neighbor’s Facebook and YouTube pages. Signed bookplates are available with any order of The Devil and the Dark Water made through the Novel Neighbor.
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About The Devil and the Dark Water:
A murder on the high seas. A remarkable detective duo. A demon who may or may not exist.
It’s 1634 and Samuel Pipps, the world’s greatest detective, is being transported to Amsterdam to be executed for a crime he may, or may not, have committed. Travelling with him is his loyal bodyguard, Arent Hayes, who is determined to prove his friend innocent.
But no sooner are they out to sea than devilry begins to blight the voyage. A twice-dead leper stalks the decks. Strange symbols appear on the sails. Livestock is slaughtered. Anyone could be to blame. Even a demon.
And then three passengers are marked for death, including Samuel.
With Pipps imprisoned, only Arent can solve a mystery that connects every passenger. A mystery that stretches back into their past and now threatens to sink the ship, killing everybody on board.
For fans of Steven King, The Devil and the Dark Water brings a chilling new spin to the Sherlock Holmes detective duo in a thriller of supernatural horror, occult suspicion, and paranormal mystery on the high seas.