Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

During one of the rainiest years in the City's history, the decrepit leaders of London's Peculiar Crimes Unit (Full Dark House, 2004) must navigate two unofficial investigations: the death of elderly Ruth Singh and the skullduggery behind a scholar's research into London's extensive underground river system.Benjamin Singh wants Arthur Bryant to look into his sister's death. He found her in the ... Read full review

Review: The Water Room

Editorial Review - - Joe Hartlaub

Christopher Fowler's Bryant & May mystery series is only two volumes deep the second installment, THE WATER ROOM, being newly published yet already it is finding itself on the AList of many readers, including this one. There are a lot of adjectives one could apply to it: clever is one, charming is another, riveting a third. The premise of the series is that the London Police Department has a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tonstant.Weader - LibraryThing

This is slightly grimmer than the first in the series or, more accurately, I find the crime more disturbing. I still enjoy Bryant & May, the lead characters, and the many supporting characters in the Peculiar Crimes unit and think this could develop into a great series. Read full review

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