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The Mangle Street Murders (The Gower Street Detective Book 1) by [M. R. C. Kasasian]
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Editorial Reviews

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One of the most delightful and original new novels of the year, this is the first in a series that could well become a cult. Grice and Middleton promise to become a positive treat. Catch them now.

-- "Daily Mail (London)"

[A] sparkling debut...Playful references suggest that Arthur Conan Doyle will model Sherlock Holmes on Grice. But unlike Holmes and Watson, the feisty, gin-swigging Middleton and irascible, mercenary Grice are evenly matched in both brains and determination. Their clever sparring, the appealing secondary characters, and an ingenious plot bode well for future installments.

-- "Publishers Weekly (starred review)"

A fast-paced, witty book. While March must overcome both the prejudices of those who see her as 'mere Miss Middleton, ' Grice has to readjust his ideas about the intelligence and capability of women as he begins to accept his goddaughter as a possible assistant. Although the parallels are unmistakable, Grice and Middleton are refreshingly different from Holmes and Watson.

-- "Shelf Awareness"

A Victorian detective solves a mystery but meets his match in his independent-minded young ward...Kasasian's debut is an unflinching look at the darker side of Victorian London...Clever plotting, morbid humor, and colorful characters.

-- "Kirkus Reviews"

Funny, fresh, and sharply plotted.. starring a detective duo to rival Holmes and Watson.

-- "Goodreads.com"

Narrator Lindy Nettleton portrays the unlikable Sidney Grice, a private detective, in appropriately snooty tones.

-- "AudioFile" --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

About the Author

Martin Kasasian was raised in Lancashire. He has had careers as varied as factory hand, wine waiter, veterinary assistant, fairground worker, and dentist. He lives with his wife in Suffolk. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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  • File Size : 1535 KB
  • Publication Date : February 4, 2014
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Print Length : 354 pages
  • Lending : Enabled
  • Publisher : Pegasus Books (February 4, 2014)
  • Enhanced Typesetting : Enabled
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • ASIN : B00HVPI180
  • X-Ray : Not Enabled
  • Language: : English
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.0 out of 5 stars 601 ratings