In the fifth of his bestselling series Ben Aaronovitch takes Peter Grant out of whatever comfort zone he might have found and takes him out of London - to a small village in Herefordshire where the local police are reluctant to admit that there might be a supernatural element to the disappearance of some local children. But while you can take the London copper out of London you can't take the London out of the copper. Travelling west with Beverley Brook, Peter soon finds himself caught up in a deep mystery and having to tackle local cops and local gods. And what's more all the shops are closed by 4pm ...... sat amongst a garden laid out in an untidy patchwork of vegetable plots, miniature polytunnels, and what I took to be chicken coops, roofed over with ... being quitea recent build there was something wonky about the line of the cottagea#39;s roof and the way the windows were aligned. A side door was open, revealinga hallway cluttered with muddy black Wellington boots, coats and other bits of outdoor stuff.
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2014-11-13|