Apocalyptic Cartography eAnd washes up on shore But when her body isxamined closely she is revealed to be Angeliue Desmarches the mistress of a high level French aristocrat and it is clear that she has been tortured Henry Morton one of Bow Street s best known Runners smells a murder and his initial thought is that she has been interrogated fo Well researched and well written A solid seuel that takes us to England after the war with the French has been resolved but the matter of all the playwrs 8n that war not so much I ve been reading a lot on Napoleon recently and thought this murder mystery would be interesting because it s set after Waterloo While I liked the lead character an arly Bow Street Runner the motivations of the bad guys were just too confusing perhaps because their characters weren t developed well nough Even with the final wrap up I wasn t satisfied about who did what when where why I can t recommend this particular book although I might try
others by this author Another fine historical mystery from the author by this author Another fine historical mystery from the author writing as TF Banks See my review of The Thief Taker which is the first book in this series It s too bad there aren t in this serie. Through a demimonde
French A Bride for McCain expatriates Bonapartists fanatical and one very dangerous drunken petty crook From anxotic London brothel to a scene and one very dangerous drunken petty crook From an Heart and Soul / Almost Heaven exotic London brothel to a scene carnage on a Dartmoor farm the detectiventers a covert war over Napoleon’s fate And amid the betrayal deception and murder Morton will face a waterloo of his own. This is a very good historical mystery Ignore the other reviews that state it is boring or not as good as the first I almost put off reading this because of those reviews but the negative comments I found to be unwarranted I njoyed this A really good read Just remember that in mystery stories villain are some time hero s and hero s are sometimes villains Then again sometimes they re both If you like this you ll like The Thief Taker When you read a book and you re sad to see the series nd It s unfortunate that these two authors only made two of these fantastic regency adventures Nicely paced Authentic feel to the time and period This is not my favorite Bow Runner series I njoyed the Sir John Fielding series and the Matthew Hawkwood series much I also njoyed the first book in this series than this one I wish that Goodreads allowed half stars if it didOf French Expatriates Bonapartists Fanatical
I Would Give This Book Two And A Half Starswould give this book two and a half stars loved the first book Thief Taker That and this book feature Henry Morton A Bow Street Runner This book is set in the summer of 1815 in London I was disappointed that this writing duo haven t written another book since this one was released in. For twenty years England and France have been at war Now the
war has come homeOn a sunny July day in 1815 Plymouth Sound is crowded with boats vying for a viewhas come homeOn a sunny July day in 1815 Plymouth Sound is crowded with boats vying for a view England’s great battleship HMS Bellerophon For aboard the vessel is the stout little Frenchman who threw the world into chaos In London some people clamor for Napo. ,
2003 I think they have portrayed this little known ra in British crime fighting history very well This book is full of intrigue and mystery Napoleon has been replaced by the monarchy in France and many French x pats in England still want to be involved in the political turmoil that is in France Morton and his runners are pulled into political intrigue than they want to be involved in and there s a slew of bodies found
the way This is xciting time in British history and I would like to see of it It would be great to see aAlong The Way This Is
Tv Series Set Around The Bow Streetseries set around the Bow Street But importantly I would like to see of Henry Morton Don t let this be the nd A muddy confused plotIn July 1815 having returned home from war with France HMS Bellerophon one of England s finest battleships rests at anchor in Plymouth Sound transporting a very special prisoner The water is crowded with A Love To Remember everything from dories to schooners with passengers clamoring for a look at Napoleon who is being held on board pending the English government s decision as to whether he should bexecuted Her Stolen Past (Family Reunions exiled or held over for civil trialIn the resulting chaos a woman apparently drowns. Leon’sxecution others for his xile and still others for a civil trial on English soil For one humble London detective the debate has turned deadly Bow Street Runner Henry Morton has a murder to solve and Napoleon himself is at the heart of the matterThe victim is a Frenchwoman the mistress of a count Soon Morton is racing. .