Ten Dead Comedians

Ten Dead Comedians

A Murder Mystery

Book - 2017
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A brilliant debut about nine comedians of various acclaim who are summoned to the island retreat of legendary Hollywood funnyman Dustin Walker. All nine arrive via boat to find that every building on the island is completely deserted. Marooned without cell phone service or wifi signals, they soon find themselves being murdered one by one. But who is doing the killing, and why? This is a marvel of literary ventriloquism, with hilarious comic monologues in the voice of every suspect. It's also an ingeniously plotted puzzler with a twist you'll never see coming.
Publisher: Philadelphia :, Quirk Books,, [2017]
ISBN: 9781594749742
Branch Call Number: VANLE
Characteristics: 288 pages


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Sep 27, 2018

Agatha Christie meets Jackie Collins fair description of dark mystery novel fawning & mocking And Then There Were None. Kudos on R-rated comedy routines & Orange baby man business franchise proposal (?) of assorted fictional inclusive comedians by author to flesh out the characters.

Chapel_Hill_TracyB Apr 27, 2018

Laugh out loud funny. I kept imagining who the real comedy star was that each character was modeled after. Very much like And Then There Were None but with more, um, adult themes and language.

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