The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton audiobook

The Devil and the Dark Water

By Stuart Turton
Read by James Cameron Stewart

Tantor Audio 9781728206028

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Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781705268469

  • ISBN: 9781705268469

Runtime: 17.02 Hours
Category: Fiction/Thrillers
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A murder on the high seas. A remarkable detective duo. A demon who may or may not exist.

The extraordinary new novel from Stuart Turton, author of the bestselling The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, winner of the Costa Best First Novel Award.

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. Traveling 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.

And then three passengers are marked for death, including Samuel.

Could a demon be responsible for their misfortunes?

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.

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Author Bio: Stuart Turton

Author Bio: Stuart Turton

Stuart Turton, the author of the novel The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, is a freelance travel journalist who has previously worked in Shanghai and Dubai. He is the winner of the Brighton and Hove Short Story Prize and was long-listed for the BBC Radio 4 Opening Lines competition.

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Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction/Thrillers
Runtime: 17.02
Audience: Adult
Language: English