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[Reading] ➯ The Devil and the Dark Water: 'Exuberant ... wildly inventive' Sunday Times ➷ Stuart Turton – Areyoubetteroff.co If you read one book this year make sure its this one Daily MailSELECTED FOR THE BBC TWO BOOK CLUB BETWEEN THE COVERS ANDTHE RADIO 2 JO WHILEY BOOK CLUBSHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKS ARE MY BAG FICTION AWAIf you read one book this year make sure its this one Daily MailSELECTED FOR THE BBC TWO BOOK CLUB BETWEEN THE COVERS ANDTHE RADIO 2 JO WHILEY BOOK CLUBSHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKS ARE MY BAG FICTION AWARD An impossible murder A remarkable detective duo A demon who may or may not exist Its 1634 and Samuel Pipps the worlds greatest detective is being transported from the Dutch East Indies to Amsterdam where he is facing trial and execution 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 while also on board are Sara Wessel a noble woman with a secret and her husband the governor general of Batavia But no sooner is their ship out to sea than devilry begins to blight the voyage A strange symbol appears on the sail A dead leper stalks the decks Livestock are slaughtered in the night And then the passengers hear a terrible voice whispering to them in the darkness promising them three unholy miracles First an impossible pursuit Second an impossible theft Third an impossible murder Could a d.

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  1. Nik Nik says:

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  3. M. King M. King says:

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  6. Matthew Jon Spencer Matthew Jon Spencer says:

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