Writing about immigrants to London from the point of view of someone who grew up there, but returned to UK without the money for a middle class life is difficult, but Mr. Read morePublished 11 months ago by George H. Conklin
After spending ten years abroad as an international journalist, Tarquin Hall returned to his native London. Read morePublished 16 months ago by LH422
Very interesting. It brings this part of London to life and almost makes me want to live there. It's especially interesting to me because I recently read "Call the... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Serena
Great book of racial diversity i the East End of London. Nice to see the humourous side of mixed races compared to the emphases on racial tensions. Read morePublished 19 months ago by CJ
It is lovely book about Tarquin's year in Brick lane! Reading the book I was remembering my two years in London walking Brick lane and past Spitalfields Flower Markets to home! Read morePublished 22 months ago by Ravi S.
The author moves back from overseas and lives in London's east end. He gets to know his neighborhood and its background. Read morePublished on January 30, 2013 by Jdrez
I read 2 of the Vish Puri mysteries and enjoyed them. I actually like Tarquin Hall's journalistic style even better. Read morePublished on November 26, 2012 by Hibiscus
I found this book so interesting that I immediately bought a copy for a friend. His fictional murder mysteries, which take place in India, are quite different but also wonderful. Read morePublished on November 16, 2012 by Myra Aronow