Edgar Allan Poe and The Empire of the Dead

Pages: 368
Imprint: Point Blank

Edgar Allan Poe and The Empire of the Dead

Karen Lee Street

Edgar Allan Poe owes his old friend Auguste Dupin a favour
Paperback
9781786076410 (3 Oct 2019)
RRP £8.99

The Book

Edgar Allan Poe owes his old friend Auguste Dupin a favour

Dupin needs Poe's help solving a deadly crime. Poe agrees and soon becomes enmeshed in Dupin's quest to bring down the man who singlehandedly ruined his family. This rival now wishes destruction upon Poe's head too.

Caught in a deadly cat and mouse game within Paris' famous necropolis Poe and Dupin must use their wits to survive. And they discover that when venturing down into the Empire of the Dead, it's not so easy to return from the darkness.

Additional Information

Pages 368
Imprint Point Blank

 

About the Author

Karen Lee Street is a British/American dual national. She has a PhD in Writing from the University of South Wales and has worked for many years in the European film industry. She is the author of Edgar Allan Poe and the London Monster and Edgar Allan Poe and the Jewel of Peru.

Reviews

Praise for Edgar Allan Poe & The Jewel of Peru:

‘Street's work is richly detailed and atmospheric, with equal parts delicious strangeness and sparkling historical research.' Elle Wild, author of Strange Things Done

'Glittering and dark, this is a veritable Cabinet of Curiosities.' Philip Gross

‘Rich in colour and layered with literary texture, the jewels of Karen Lee Street's second novel in her mystery trilogy are her exquisite writing and the further development of returning characters Poe and Dupin.' Kate Mayfield, author of The Parentations

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