[Epub] ➟ A Metropolitan Murder (Inspector Webb, #1) By Lee Jackson – Turboville.co.uk

A Metropolitan Murder (Inspector Webb, #1) The Last Train Of The Night Pulls Into The Gas Lit Platform Of Baker Street Underground Station A Young Woman Is Found Strangled, Her Body Abandoned In A Second Class Carriage The Brutal Railway Murder Brings Inspector Decimus Webb To The Newly Formed Metropolitan Line On A Bleak Winter S Night His Investigation Leads Him Through The Slums Of Victorian London To The Holborn Refuge, A Home For Fallen Women , And To Clara White, A Respectable Servant But Clara Has Her Own Tragic And Shameful History As Her Past Is Revealed, Inspector Webb Must Decide Whether She Is Merely A Victim Of Circumstance, Or A Prime Suspect Only Then Can He Unearth A Dark Secret, Hidden In The Depths Of Underground London Lee Jackson S Second Novel Brilliantly Recreates The Sights, Sounds And Smells Of Victorian London, Taking Readers On A Suspense Filled Journey Through Its Criminal Underworld. This story was set in 1863 a girl was found murdered on the Metropolitan Line Railroad in London, the world s first underground RR A writer finds her and runs away, did he do it Complex story and some suspects with devious reasons. Recap A young girl is found dead on the new Metropolitan line while the prime suspect Henry Cotton, runs off into the night Her murderer is connected to Cotton via a series of coincidences Review I enjoy a murder mystery when I have no idea whodunnit and I had no idea It was an unexpected surprise The book is rich in detail, obviously well researched and the characters feel genuine It s London with smog and gin and dirt and filth, exactly as it should be back then There s a gritty realis Recap A young girl is found dead on the new Metropolitan line while the prime suspect Henry Cotton, runs off into the night Her murderer is connected to Cotton via a series of coincidences Review I enjoy a murder mystery when I have n As the first example of historical crime fiction I ve read, I wasn t sure whether I d like or be interested in the genre After what was a quick and relatively easy read, I m pleased to say I enjoyed this novel After what seemed to be a fairly slow start, I ended up feeling intrigued to find out what had happened and, what was happening, about half way through I felt sympathy and empathy for the character of Clara, which helped me get a little emotionally invested.Very easy to read, though sti As the first example of historical crime fiction I ve read, I wasn t sure whether I d like or be interested in the genre After what was a quick and relatively easy read, I m pleased to say I enjoyed this novel After what seemed to be a fairly slow start, I ended up feeling intrigued to find o Mr Jackson author of The Dictionary of Victorian London writes this wonderful series This is the first one, I have read it three times just for the details he adds to the story about life in London This series can be hard to get since most are import only, but they are worth the effort.

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