Author: Osman, Richard
Number Of Pages: 400
Release Date: 03-09-2020
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'Such a beacon of pleasure' KATE ATKINSON
'So smart and funny. Deplorably good' IAN RANKIN
'A gripping read' SUNDAY TIMES
THE FIRST BOOK IN THE #1
THURSDAY MURDER CLUB SERIES BY TV PRESENTER RICHARD OSMAN
In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders.
But when a brutal killing takes place on their very doorstep, the Thursday Murder Club find themselves in the middle of their first live case.
Elizabeth, Joyce, Ibrahim and Ron might be pushing eighty but they still have a few tricks up their sleeves.
Can our unorthodox but brilliant gang catch the killer before it's too late?
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT THE THURSDAY MURDER CLUB
'Thrilling, moving, laugh-out-loud funny'
'A great read, I really enjoyed it'
'As the bodies pile up, and more is revealed of the lives and loves of Joyce, Ibrahim, Ron and Elizabeth, you can't help cheering them on - and hoping to meet them again soon'
THE TIMES, CRIME BOOK OF THE MONTH
'Mystery fans are going to be enthralled'
THE GUARDIAN, BEST CRIME AND THRILLERS OF 2020
'One of the most enjoyable books of the year'
'Smart, compassionate, warm, moving and so VERY funny'
'As gripping as it is funny'
'Funny, clever and achingly British'
'An exciting new talent in crime fiction'
'A warm, wise and witty warning never to underestimate the elderly'
'Delight after delight from first page to last'
'I completely fell in love with it'
'This is properly brilliant. The pages fly and I can't stop smiling'
'Charming, clever debut'
'I laughed my arse off'
'A witty and poignant tale'
'Clever, clever plot'
'An absolutely delightful read'
'Funny and original'
'Properly funny and totally charming... steeped in Agatha Christie joy'
'This is one of the most delightful novels of the year'
'A bundle of joy'
'A little beacon of pleasure...SUCH FUN!' -- Kate Atkinson
'So smart and funny. Deplorably good' -- Ian Rankin
'Smart, compassionate, warm, moving and so VERY funny. I smiled a million times. This book will make a lot of people very, very happy' -- Marian Keyes
'A gripping read and rather moving' ―
'Funny, clever and achingly British - what else would you expect from a book by Richard Osman?' -- Adam Kay
'A superb debut. Thrilling, moving, laugh-out-loud funny and packed with characters you will want to see a LOT more of' -- Mark Billingham
'Compelling. Mystery fans are going to be enthralled' -- Harlan Coben
'So smart, so funny, so warm, and such a wonderful mystery. If we're lucky Richard Osman will keep these characters alive forever' -- Caroline Kepnes
'A properly funny and totally charming murder mystery steeped in Agatha Christie joy. Also the best crime solving foursome and full of a type of Britishness that makes you smile' -- Araminta Hall
'Diabolically clever, very funny, highly entertaining - utterly delightful. I completely fell in love with it' -- Shari Lapena
About the Author
Richard Osman is a British television producer and presenter.
The Thursday Murder Club is his first and, so far, best novel.
Package Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.4 x 1.5 inches