All in all, a charming first book in a series, and I look forward to reading the rest of them!
And sometimes I was amazed at these unexpected literary paragraphs that somehow snuck into this little mystery genre story that blew me away.
If you like a mystery with minimal violence, good style, and a character-driven plot, this is for you.
I love mysteries. Russell Quant is a private investigator and he quit his job as a policeman to pursue his dream as PI, thanks to the inheritance from a... Read more
The book itself really rates a five, and I thoroughly enjoy Mr. Bidulka's works, but I'm getting a little fed up with the quality of the editing in most eBooks. Read morePublished on April 28, 2010 by Bartski
The rating is not for the quality of the writing or of the story. It is a fine piece of detective fiction and I have enjoyed it very much. Read morePublished on April 7, 2010 by Shocket
I enjoyed this a lot. Bought it at Lambda Rising in DC. If you do not know the store you should. Meanwhile, a review appears at my blog Cooking with Ideas at [..]Published on July 26, 2009 by Shimer President
Humour, mystery, a bit of sex and exquisite atmospheres. A perfectly concocted recipe. I'm loving it!Published on January 22, 2009 by Ventura Angelo
Anthony Bidulka gives us a gay private investigator, Russell Quant, in the city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Read morePublished on June 27, 2008 by Rainbear
What a grand start to an outstanding series. Mr. Bidulka won the Lambda Literary Award for the second book in this series, Flight of Aquavit - and this is where it all began. Read morePublished on May 28, 2008 by Roland
Boring. Anthony Bidulka has a chatty, readable style that added a second star to my rating. But the characters are dull, the narrative is rambling, and the actual mystery is pure... Read morePublished on May 27, 2008 by Richard S.
I didn't know this author before I saw the add for his latest book Sundowner: Ubuntu, so I decided to start with the first novel and work my way up. Read morePublished on May 9, 2008 by J. Repetto