Rapscallion: A Regency Crime Thriller
For a French prisoner of war, there is only one fate worse than the gallows: the hulks. Former man-o-wars, now converted to prison ships, their fearsome reputation guarantees a sentence served in dreadful conditions. Few survive. Escape, itís said, is impossible. Yet reports persist of a sinister smuggling operation within this brutal world, and the Royal Navy is worried enough to send two of its officers to investigate.When they disappear without a trace, the Navy turns in desperation to Bow Street for help. Itís time to send in a man as dangerous as the prey. Itís time to send in Hawkwood.
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Review: Rapscallion (Matthew Hawkwood #3)User Review - Jen - Goodreads
Rapscallion is the third in this series featuring Matthew Hawkwood, but I have not read the previous two. Hawkwood, a Bow Street Runner, has received an undercover assignment to the British Navy. Two ... Read full review
Review: Rapscallion (Matthew Hawkwood #3)User Review - Shelley Fearn - Goodreads
Well, James McGee has certainly hit his stride. This, the third in the Matthew Hawkwood series, is certainly his best so far. Again, Hawkwood is assigned to a serious case. This time he is sent ... Read full review