The Man Who Died Twice: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery

The Man Who Died Twice: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery

by Richard Osman (Author)

The second gripping novel in the New York Times bestselling Thursday Murder Club series, the first of which Kate Atkinson called "A little beacon of pleasure in the midst of the gloom. . . SUCH FUN!"Elizabeth, Joyce, Ron and Ibrahim—the Thursday Murder Club—are still riding high off their recent real-life murder case and are looking forward to a bit of peace and quiet at Cooper’s Chase, their posh retirement village.   But they are out of luck.   An unexpected visitor—an old pal of Elizabeth’s (or perhaps more than just a pal?)—arrives, desperate for her help. He has been accused of stealing diamonds worth millions from the wrong men and he’s seriously on the lam.   Then, as night follows day, the first body is found. But not the last. Elizabeth, Joyce, Ron and Ibrahim are up against a ruthless murderer who wouldn’t bat an eyelid at knocking off four septuagenarians. Can our four friends catch the killer before the killer catches them?  And if they find the diamonds, too? Well, wouldn’t that be a bonus?  You should never put anything beyond the Thursday Murder Club.   Richard Osman is back with everyone’s favorite mystery-solving quartet, and the second installment of The Thursday Murder Club series is just as clever and warm as the first—an unputdownable, laugh-out-loud pleasure of a read. 

In the quaint village of Coopers Chase, where the Thursday Murder Club gathers to solve mysteries, a baffling case unfolds, leaving them perplexed. Elizabeth, Joyce, Ron, and Ibrahim are confronted with a puzzling murder that strikes close to home when their friend and fellow club member, Tony Curran, is found dead in his own home. The circumstances surrounding his demise are shrouded in enigma, and the group sets out to uncover the truth, determined to find justice for Tony.

As they delve deeper into the investigation, they encounter a series of twists and turns that challenge their assumptions and push them to their limits. The Man Who Died Twice becomes a personal quest for the Thursday Murder Club, as they navigate the complexities of grief, betrayal, and the hidden secrets that lie beneath the surface of their peaceful community. With their sharp minds and unwavering determination, they unravel a twisted web of motives and suspects, determined to bring the killer to justice.

Richard Osman's captivating storytelling and witty dialogue bring the characters to life, making readers feel like they are part of the investigation. The Man Who Died Twice is a gripping mystery that keeps readers on the edge of their seats, turning pages late into the night. Its exploration of friendship, loyalty, and the pursuit of justice resonates with readers, leaving a lasting impact long after the final page is turned.

Dive into the world of Coopers Chase and join the Thursday Murder Club on their quest to solve The Man Who Died Twice. This unputdownable mystery will leave you questioning everything you thought you knew and eagerly anticipating the next installment in this thrilling series.


496 pages