From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 2002 Reed Business Information, Inc.
|Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
I also thought the structure of the thing, with it's very short chapters, paragraphs, and sentences, quite odd.
I enjoyed the literary interest of the main character and the author uses this to add some great background flavour to the story.
Lots of pages with just a few words on them makes this book a very quick and easy read - but not a forgettable read at all.
Read it and enjoyed it. A good mystery book about a country and is always interesting and somewhat quaint.Published 19 days ago by Robert W. Curry
Well written - you really begin to know the character, Bruen leads you into the series, you just gotta get the next book.Published 1 month ago by Dan Ehrenfeld
Very disappointing and rather pretentious with all of the literary quotationsPublished 5 months ago by Joan
Stylishly written mystery with a touch of poetry. I was thoroughly entertained and intrigued. Like no other detective of crime fiction, Jack Taylor sneaks up on you, making you... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Eileen Goudge
I started The Guards to prepare for a trip to Galway, but the book turned into more than an introduction to Ireland. Mr. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
I am reading these books after having watched the tv series from the BBC, which I thoroughly enjoy. The books are a little harder to read and the main character is quite a... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Terry Lee Cox