Not normally my genre as I'm usually a Fantasy fan. However, probably my 2nd favourite, historical English crime.
loved this book and find it baffling that it has received some poor reviews.
Can't decide whether I like the main character yet, he
has a good heart (I think) but has no qualms about murdering if he
feels it's justified.
This plot had many ups and downs for me.
Lots of those moments when you think 'how on earth is he going to get
out of this one?' Yet he always does somehow.
details, never sure if they're correct in a fiction but I'm sure they're
near enough. Fantastic detailed descriptions of the surroundings. Could
almost feel and smell the poverty. Plenty of nasty two-faced
aristocratic politicians who get their come-uppances.
in London, journey to Ireland and come back to the dank streets of
London with plenty of descriptive words that make you feel like you're
Will definitely be reading more of this author and this series