Superb . . . this thriller underlines just how fine a writer Connolly has become.
Skilful at humour and building suspense, Connolly's writing is also poignant and at times downright beautiful
The finest crime series currently in existence
Contains Connolly's usual brilliance with plot, dialogue, setting, humour and writing that is at times poetic
Few thriller writers can create a sense of menace and evil as deftly as Connolly does. Compelling.
You may think at times you are reading a literary novel but then Connolly will remind you he's just as adept at the violent strategies of the thriller. Either way you will be left shaken by the experience.
Connolly's writing is poetic, mystical - and almost impossible to put down
Connolly's writing is a cut above the rest, and the presence of the supernatural on the margins of the story gives it a tense, oppressive edge.
The finest crime series currently in existence.