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Death Troupe

4.47 of 5 stars 4.47  ·  rating details  ·  15 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Death Makes an Entrance

When Jack Glynn quit the traveling theater group he helped create, he never planned to return. But the suicide of the group's cofounder—Jack's former best friend—changes everything. Jack leaves Hollywood for the frozen mountain town of Schuyler Mills to write the troupe's latest murder mystery.

The players, who call themselves Death Troupe, are highly
Published March 1st 2013 by Worldwide Library Worldwide Mystery
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Vicki Gooding
This is the first book of Vincent O'Neil's I have read. It's pretty wordy which takes a little bit of wading through, but the book is ingenious. We have one mystery that a writer (Jack) is penning for a roaming mystery team,The Death Troupe. Then we have a mystery that had happened at Red Bend the spot of the last location of the Mystery show, including the deceiving death/suicides that occurred. And then there is a third mystery where someone is messing with the current writer Jack. Attacks on ...more
Tammy Kaehler
Talk about plots within plots! I'm not sure how the author even kept them straight ... but he sure did. It's a great concept, the roving mystery theater that incorporates the town into the act, and he pulls it off beautifully, making the characters, the town, and the stories all convincing and engrossing.
In this book, the play's the thing indeed, and impresario and director Jerome Barron of Jerome Barron Players has developed an unusual twist on community-based theatre. He contracts with communities to write and perform a unique mystery play set locally and using local legends and stories in the plot. His writers arrive months before the performance and live openly in the community, absorbing the local atmosphere and soliciting stories and suggestions from residents as they write the play.

Laura Bostick
This is the story of a play that might not be fiction and a reality that might not be fact.

The Jerome Barron Players, known as Death Troupe, perform one mystery play a year written specifically for that season's locale; in this case, the Adirondack town of Schuyler Mills. Jack Glynn, the troupe's original writer, quit after his writing partner, Ryan Betancourt stole his girlfriend, but he has agreed to come back for this one engagement, since Ryan has committed suicide, leaving the troupe withou
Vincent O'Neil
Feb 06, 2011 Vincent O'Neil rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
Originally posted on Amazon by Michael McGurk:

Vincent O'Neil has done it again. Death troupe is a new area for this author and his first book (in this specific field) is fantastic. I read almost the entire book in one very long sitting. I just could not put it down. The plot of the book (like the Death Troupe play) does not unfold until the final pages. It will keep you thinking, reading, and wanting more. He showa a wonderful knowledge of the area, acting, character development, and just opserv
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Miniseries: A Death Troupe Mystery
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Vincent H. O’Neil brings a wealth of life experience to his writing. He has served as a US Army officer, worked as a computer software consultant, and managed risk for a major northeastern bank.

A native of Massachusetts, he is a graduate of West Point and The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.

His Malice Award-winning debut novel MURDER IN EXILE was the first in a murder mystery series set in t
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