Cursed Among Sequels (The Mervyn Stone Mysteries, Book 3) by Nev Fountain

By Nev Fountain

It’s the declaration all its enthusiasts were awaiting! After seventeen lengthy years, they’re bringing again the technological know-how fiction television sequence ‘Vixens from the Void’; an intergalactic tale of area Bitches which was once as 80s as Hair Gel, dwell reduction and the Brixton Riots. So it’s brilliant lighting fixtures, stable instances and the excessive lifestyles for ex-script editor Mervyn Stone back! Or so he thought…

The the reason is, he's caught in a pub within the arse-end of the bottom of Cornwall, without good tv channels, no imperative heating and a badger
in his mattress eludes him in the intervening time. His breakfasts scent of burning flesh, and
his underpants are beginning to coagulate. And to make issues worse, a person is making an attempt to kill him.

Is it the incompetent director who hates Mervyn from long ago? The mad fan
who wishes the relaunch stopped in any respect bills? The flaky bold big name? The
executive manufacturer with ‘issues’? The boastful womanising actor? The writer
pretending to be whatever he’s no longer? The manufacturer with a accountable mystery? Mervyn is studying anything vitally important. possibly the prior should still remain within the past…

‘As good as being an exceptional crime novel, Cursed between Sequels is a blissfully actual and humorous satire at the idiocies of television.’ - Simon Brett

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