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Murder Under the Sun

Cecily Gayford

From beneath the beach umbrella, all might seem idyllic - children playing, sunbathers relaxing, ice slowly melting in a cocktail glass. But look a little closer, and all is not as it seems ...

In these classic crime stories of midsummer murder and madness, the mercury is climbing - and so is the body count. Prepare to spend this summer holiday with some shady characters (in sunny places) and immerse yourself in tales of mystery and depravity at home and abroad.

Just remember - there might be nothing new under the sun ... but murder is the most ancient art of all.

  • Classification : THRILLER, CRIME & MYSTERY
  • Pub Date : MAY 9, 2024
  • Imprint : Profile Books
  • Page Extent : 272
  • Binding : PB
  • ISBN : 9781805222163
  • Price : INR 499
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Cecily Gayford

Edited by Cecily Gayford and featuring work by classic crime authors such as Dorothy L. Sayers, Cyril Hare, Margery Allingham, John Dickson Carr and others.

Cecily Gayford studied English at the University of Oxford, where she immersed herself obsessively in the gothic, morbid and mysterious side of literature. Now a Publishing Director, she has worked at Profile Books for eleven years. A life-long scaredy-cat, she once saw a ghost in a hotel room.

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