Transworld Publishers Limited, Jun 1, 2012 - 608 pages
In the cathedral tower lives a strange boy with a limp who talks to the bells.
In a luxury penthouse lives a high-class prostitute who's in mortal danger.
And in a low-rent hotel lives a private investigator who has no idea how he got there.
Jay Harper finds himself in Switzerland on the trail of a missing Olympic athlete. A hard drinker, he can barely remember how he got home last night, let alone why he accepted this job. When he meets the stunning but aloof Katherine in a hotel bar, he quickly realises that he's not the only one in town who's for hire. She's a high-class hooker who can't believe her luck. Which is about to change. For the worse.
In the meantime, Marc Rochat spends his time in the belfry talking to the statues, his cat and the occasional ghost. His job is to watch over Lausanne at night and to wait for the angel his mother told him he'd one day have to save. When he sees Katherine, he thinks his moment has come. Which indeed it has. But not in a good way...
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Review: The Watchers (The Angelus Trilogy #1)User Review - Guy Haley - Goodreads
Let's get the negatives out of the way. The characters in The Watchers are in a million other books: the na´ve whore, the noble fool, the drunken PI, the know-all puppet master. Steele doesn't manage ... Read full review
Review: The Watchers (The Angelus Trilogy #1)User Review - Cheryl MM - Goodreads
This was a difficult one to review. The opening scene was superb. The first half was disjointed and confusing at times. Switching from one character to the next with no apparent connection to any of ... Read full review