Podcast: A brilliantly original high concept murder mystery with Stuart Turton

Podcast: A brilliantly original high concept murder mystery with Stuart Turton

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Fans of Agatha Christie rejoice! Stuart Turton’s debut novel, The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, delves deeply into the murder mystery genre, leaving readers all over the world wanting more. What is meant to be a celebration quickly becomes tragedy. As fireworks explode overhead, Evelyn Hardcastle, the young and beautiful daughter of the house, is killed. But Evelyn will not die just once. Until Aiden – one of the guests summoned to Blackheath for the party – can solve her murder, the day will repeat itself, over and over again. Every time ending with the fateful pistol shot.

Podcast Guest: Stuart Turton

Stuart Turton is a freelance travel journalist who has previously worked in Shanghai and Dubai. The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle is his debut novel. He is the winner of the Brighton and Hove Short Story Prize and was longlisted for the BBC Radio 4 Opening Lines competition. He lives in London with his wife.

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Publisher details

The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle
Author
Stuart Turton
Publisher
Bloomsbury
Genre
Fiction
Released
01 March, 2018

Synopsis

'We have work to do,' he says. 'I have a puzzle which requires a solution.''I think you've mistaken me for someone else,' I say. 'I'm just a doctor.''You were a doctor,' he says. 'Then a butler, today a playboy, tomorrow a banker. None of them are your real face, or your real personality. Those were stripped from you when you entered Blackheath and they won't be returned until you leave.'Evelyn Hardcastle will die. Every day until Aiden can identify her killer.But every time the day begins again, Aiden wakes in the body of a different person. And some hosts are most helpful than others...
Stuart Turton
About the author

Stuart Turton

Stuart Turton is a freelance travel journalist who has previously worked in Shanghai and Dubai. The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle is his debut novel. He is the winner of the Brighton and Hove Short Story Prize and was longlisted for the BBC Radio 4 Opening Lines competition. He lives in London with his wife.

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