Tag Archives: Ben Aaronovitch

Review: Foxglove Summer by Ben Aaronovitch (Peter Grant 05)

Synopsis: 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 … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Whispers Under Ground (Peter Grant 03) by Ben Aaronovitch

Synopsis: A WHOLE NEW REASON TO MIND THE GAP It begins with a dead body at the far end of Baker Street tube station, all that remains of American exchange student James Gallagher—and the victim’s wealthy, politically powerful family is … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Moon Over Soho (Peter Grant 02) by Ben Aaronovitch

Synopsis: Something violently supernatural had happened, something strong enough to leave an imprint on the corpse of part-time jazz saxophonist Cyrus Wilkinson as if he were a wax cylinder recording. He’s not the first musician to drop dead of a … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Rivers of London (Peter Grant 01) by Ben Aaronovitch

Synopsis: Constable Peter Grant sees “corporally challenged” ghosts, and learns werelight and fireballs from new boss, DCI Nightingale. They investigate killers whose faces, misshapen by “dissimulo” spells, fall to bits. Pretty Leslie Adams helps from the Murder Team. Nigerian Mama … Continue reading

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Broken Homes (Peter Grant #4) by Ben Aaronovitch

Synopsis:Ben Aaronovitch has stormed the bestseller list with his superb London crime series. A unique blend of police procedural, loving detail about the greatest character of all, London, and a dash of the supernatural. In the new novel DC Peter … Continue reading

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Rivers of London/ Midnight Riot (Peter Grant #1) by Ben Aaronovitch

Form: e-book, mobi formatGenre: Urban fantasy, crime mysteryTarget audience: older YA and adultsSynopsis: Peter Grant wants to become a real police officer but his plans seem to be thwarted even before his career starts for good. His superior, not impressed … Continue reading

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