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I didn't finish it. Its all about war and promiscuous homosexuality, neither of which are among my interests. I read the previous book because it was set in Tangiers.Published 10 months ago by Kindle Customer
Francis Bacon re-imagined as a reluctant detective forced into service by a dubious inspector. The fleshy under belly of London and the insanity of the Blitz are vividly evoked... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Thomas Craig Bryars
I was a little hesitant to pick up this book as the reviews seemed rather lukewarm. However, I was very pleasantly surprised and delighted when I read the book. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Hasemeister
You meet Francis Bacon during the London Blitz. He's an artist who hangs out with the eclectic type of people who try to make a living under very unusual times. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Patti
This storyline is set in 1939 during The Blitz, as an ARP warden Francis Bacon is an artist during the day and patrols the streets at night when all the air raid and bombings take... Read morePublished on November 11, 2012 by druidgirl
Thankfully, I don't mind when historical figures are wrangled into improbable fictions, and in this case, I loved watching Francis Bacon slum it and fight crime in World War II... Read morePublished on September 26, 2012 by Unabridged Chick
Exceptionally well written, FIRES OF LONDON vividly depicts Francis Bacon's underground life and forming artistic images during the London Blitz. Read morePublished on September 24, 2012 by Bill Baker
A gem of a book that delightfully rides the genre lines between historical fiction, psychological thriller, and good old-fashioned pulp mystery. Read morePublished on September 23, 2012 by SVV