Solved: A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder’s Netflix Release Date

The mystery of A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder’s Netflix release has finally been solved! Read on to sleuth out the release date, trailer details, and more.

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This week, U.S. fans of Nancy Drew-esque mysteries have cause to celebrate! At long last, Netflix U.S. has shared the release date and trailer of their upcoming book-to-screen adaptation of A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder. With the UK release date, July 1, soon approaching, stateside viewers can now add this exciting day to their calendars. Want to uncover the secrets hidden with the newly-released trailer and join in on the countdown? Keep reading!

A Guide to A Good Girl’s Guide

The TV series is based on A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson, the first in a trilogy, plus a novella. Jackson has also written two other Young Adult thrillers — Five Survive and The Reappearance of Rachel Price — to critical and commercial acclaim. Jackson acted as executive producer on the show which will begin releasing on BBC on July 1 in the UK, with the Netflix release date to soon follow.

A Good Girl's Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson
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A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder follows Pippa Fitz-Amobi, an amateur sleuth played by Emma Myers, who takes it upon herself to solve the murder mystery darkening her small English town. Alongside Ravi Singh, the brother of the suspected killer, Pip grows increasingly obsessed with the case as she unravels a web of lies. The novel was a #1 New York Times bestseller with millions of copies sold around the world, and fans flocked to the series for twists, turns, and unexpected endings. Those same fans can now look forward to seeing their beloved mystery come to life on screen.

Uncover the US Release Date

From the mouth of Netflix US themselves, August 1 has finally been announced as the release date for AGGGTM. They shared the thrilling news alongside a new trailer, offering fans new and old a glimpse into what’s to come. Scribe and producer extraordinaire Jackson herself had a few choice words to share, specifically, “It’s HAPPENING. STAY CALM. STOP YELLING.”

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The Trailer Tells All

Fans rejoiced at their first time hearing Emma Myer’s Pip calling Zain Iqbal’s Ravi “Sarge,” their favorite nickname from the novels. The trailer also offered fans insight into the English setting and accents of the series. The novels had U.S. and UK versions, and now being adapted by BBC, have opted to bring the UK version to life. As blood-chilling and riveting as the books, the series promises to leave viewers with more questions than answers every episode. And with Pip and Ravi’s romance already swoon-worthy by the looks of it, lovers of the ship are sure to see their favorite moments IRL.

Pippa Fitz-Amobi played by Emma Myers
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