Author: Malcolm Pryce

Review: The Case of the ‘Hail Mary’ Celeste by Malcolm Pryce

Review: The Case of the ‘Hail Mary’ Celeste by Malcolm Pryce

  Malcolm Pryce is one of my favourite mystery authors given his ability to effortlessly weave together complex plot threads within an absurdist framework. This new book – please let it be the start of a new series! – steps away from his Aberystwyth Noir roots and plonks us in post war England just before the nationalisation of the railway network. Jack Wenlock is the last ‘Gosling’, legendary railway detectives who dedicate their lives to serving the British public. Times are changing however and Jack’s job is set to be phased out. When a tenacious woman called Jenny tracks him down and asks […]

November 20, 2015 Reviews 0 Comments
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