Long regarded an anachronism and a thorn in the side of its superiors, the Peculiar Crimes Unit is to be disbanded. For octogenarian detectives Arthur Bryant and John May, it seems retirement is now the only option. But then a headless body is found in a freezer, and on the perimeter of a massive construction site near King's Cross, a gigantic figure has been spotted - dressed in deerskin and sporting antlers made of knives and suddenly, with limited resources and very little time, the PCU are back in business...MAGNA MATER The little house on Avenell Road, Finsbury Park, had been painted a hideous shade of mauve since he was last here. ... and a table lamp made out of a cowa#39;s leg), his gaze alighted on a hanging basket blighted with a single sickly nasturtium. The front-door key was sticking out of the pot, so he let himself in.
|Title||:||Bryant and May On The Loose|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2009-07-28|