Sleep of Death (Shakespearean Murder Mystery)

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Set in the bustling London of Elizabeth I, this novel centres around a young aspiring actor, Nick Revill, a temporary member of the newly established Chamberlain's Men company at the Globe Theatre in Southwark.

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Philip Gooden is the author of the Elizabethan-set Nick Revill murder mystery series and has had his short stories published in many anthologies. He is actively involved with the Crime Writers' Association and contributes to its magazine, Red Herrings. He lives in Bath.

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Highly entertaining * Sunday Times * Another clever criminal plunge into history. * Guardian * The witty narrative, laced with puns and word play so popular in the period, makes this an enjoyable racy tale. * Sunday Telegraph. *

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