Stuart Turton in conversation with Ashley Winstead

Stuart Turton is a former travel and tech journalist. He lives in the UK with his wife and two children.

Ashley Winstead is an academic turned novelist with a Ph.D. in contemporary American literature. She lives in Houston with her husband, two cats, and beloved wine fridge. You can find her at www.ashleywinstead.com.


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Event date: 

Thursday, May 23, 2024 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
The Last Murder at the End of the World: A Novel By Stuart Turton Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781728254654
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - May 21st, 2024

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From the bestselling author of The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle and The Devil and the Dark Water comes an inventive, high-concept murder mystery: an ingenious puzzle, an extraordinary backdrop, and an audacious solution.

Solve the murder to save what's left of the world.


The Devil and the Dark Water By Stuart Turton Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728234298
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - July 6th, 2021

"Compulsively readable."—New York Times Book Review

From Stuart Turton, author of The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, comes an extraordinary new locked-room mystery.

A murder on the high seas. A remarkable detective duo. A demon who may or may not exist.


The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle By Stuart Turton Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781492670124
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - May 7th, 2019

"Pop your favorite Agatha Christie whodunnit into a blender with a scoop of Downton Abbey, a dash of Quantum Leap, and a liberal sprinkling of Groundhog Day and you'll get this unique murder mystery." —Harper's Bazaar

THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER!


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Midnight Is the Darkest Hour: A Novel By Ashley Winstead Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781728269962
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - October 3rd, 2023

From the critically acclaimed author of In My Dreams I Hold A Knife and The Last Housewife comes Midnight is the Darkest Hour, a gothic Southern thriller about a killer haunting a small Louisiana town, where two outcasts—the preacher's daughter and the boy from the wrong side of the tracks—hold the key to uncovering the truth.


The Last Housewife: A Novel By Ashley Winstead Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728269825
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - April 4th, 2023

"A stunning, disturbing thriller that will have your mind and heart racing." —Samantha Downing

From the author of the acclaimed In My Dreams I Hold a Knife comes a pitch-black thriller about a woman determined to destroy a powerful cult and avenge the deaths of the women taken in by it, no matter the cost.


In My Dreams I Hold a Knife: A Novel By Ashley Winstead Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728243207
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - April 19th, 2022

"[A] mordant debut novel....examines what it means to covet the lives of others, no matter the cost."—The New York Times

"Tense, twisty, and packed with shocks."—Riley Sager, New York Times bestselling author of Survive The Night

Six friends.

One college reunion.


The Boyfriend Candidate: A Sizzling Slow-Burn Romantic Comedy By Ashley Winstead Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781525804960
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Published: Graydon House - May 9th, 2023

"THE BOYFRIEND CANDIDATE is a total freaking delight. It's smart, sexy, funny and so sharply written."
--CARLEY FORTUNE, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Meet Me at the Lake


A laugh-out-loud rom-com about learning to embrace living outside your comfort zone.


Fool Me Once By Ashley Winstead Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781525899744
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Published: Graydon House - April 5th, 2022

"A simmering slow burn bursting with banter... This is a romance for anyone who's ever felt too messy to be loved."

--ROSIE DANAN, author of The Roommate

In this fierce and funny battle of the exes, Ashley Winstead's Fool Me Once explores the chaos of wanting something you used to have.