Aktivita
Moon Over Soho

Moon Over Soho

Rivers of London 2

9,99 €
Na objednávku

I was my dad's vinyl-wallah: I changed his records while he lounged around drinking tea, and that's how I know my Argo from my Tempo. And it's why, when Dr Walid called me to the morgue to listen to a corpse, I recognised the tune it was playing. Something violently supernatural had happened to the victim, strong enough to leave its imprint like a wax cylinder recording. Cyrus Wilkinson, part-time jazz saxophonist and full-time accountant, had apparently dropped dead of a heart attack just after finishing a gig in a Soho jazz club. He wasn't the first. No one was going to let me exhume corpses to see if they were playing my tune, so it was back to old-fashioned legwork, starting in Soho, the heart of the scene. I didn't trust the lovely Simone, Cyrus' ex-lover, professional jazz kitten and as inviting as a Rubens' portrait, but I needed her help: there were monsters stalking Soho, creatures feeding off that special gift that separates the great musician from someone who can raise a decent tune. What they take is beauty. What they leave behind is sickness, failure and broken lives. And as I hunted them, my investigation got tangled up in another story: a brilliant trumpet player, Richard 'Lord' Grant - my father - who managed to destroy his own career, twice. That's the thing about policing: most of the time you're doing it to maintain public order. Occasionally you're doing it for justice. And maybe once in a career, you're doing it for revenge.

Podrobnosti

Autor Ben Aaronovitch
Vydavateľ Gollancz
Jazyk anglický
Väzbamäkká
Počet strán384
Formát12.9 x 19.8 cm
EAN9780575097629
Edícia Súčasná beletria

Autor

Ben Aaronovitch

Ďalšie knihy autora z oddelenia Knihy v angličtine

The Furthest Station

The Furthest Station

Ben Aaronovitch
10,95 €
Na sklade
Whispers Under Ground

Whispers Under Ground

Ben Aaronovitch
12,50 €
Na objednávku
Rivers of London

Rivers of London

Ben Aaronovitch
9,99 €
Na objednávku
Hanging Tree

Hanging Tree

Ben Aaronovitch
11,50 €
Na objednávku
Lies Sleeping

Lies Sleeping

Ben Aaronovitch
16,95 €
Momentálne nedostupné
Broken Homes

Broken Homes

Ben Aaronovitch
12,50 €
Na objednávku

Podobné knihy

Girlfriend

Girlfriend

Michelle Frances
10,95 €
Na sklade
The Futures

The Futures

Anna Pitoniak
10,50 €
Na objednávku
Nighthawk

Nighthawk

Clive Cussler, Graham Brown
9,95 €
Na objednávku
The Pharaohs Secret: NUMA Files 13

The Pharaohs Secret: NUMA Files 13

Clive Cussler, Graham Brown
9,99 €
Na sklade
The Language of Flowers

The Language of Flowers

Vanessa Diffenbaugh
10,50 €
Na objednávku
15th Affair

15th Affair

James Patterson
9,95 €
Na objednávku

Názory čitateľov

Zadajte Váš email
a my Vám budeme zasielať informácie o novinkách a akciách
Generuje redakčný systém BUXUS CMS spoločnosti ui42
X
Nákupný košík
Z tohto produktu nie je možné objednať požadovaný počet kusov. Znížte prosím počet kusov.
Tento produkt je momentálne nedostupný.
Produkt bol pridaný do košíka
Produkt bol pridaný do zoznamu vašich rezervácií
Nastal problém pri vkladaní do košíka. Kontaktujte nás prosím.
Dopravu máte zadarmo!
Nakúpte ešte za a dopravu máte zadarmo!