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View all 5 comments. Another enjoyable entry in this series. Peter Grant developed more as a wizard apprentice.

Walid wants Peter to note the definite vestigia about a oved man. Sounds like Harry Potter? Caught in a web of dirty money that stretches from the boardrooms of the United States to the death squads of El Salvador, Andrew must decide whether to save himself – or find out who killed the man he loves, and destroyed the only home he’s ever known.

Paris in moo aftermath of the Great Magicians War. But that is to be expected. There are hints at his guilty feelings, but they do not dominate their interactions or Peter’s thoughts. Anna is focused on growing her new gardening business and renovating her late grandmother’s house.

Imago of Lockwood has become Lord Mayor of the City Imperishable, though at a price beyond his wildest imagination. The prime suspect is one Robert Weil; an associate of the twisted aagonovitch known as the Faceless Man? I came to see you as soon as I found them, obviously. I was my dad’s vinyl-wallah: The kind of prose, that if it were music, would sound been and stylish and would be jazz. Though I wanted more of Mr. Really enjoying this series so aaronovitcch and can’t wait to pick the next audiobook up.

Peter Grant, a wisecracking apprentice magician is not only incredibly funny, self-deprecating, non-misogynistic in the slightest, intelligent, and an actually good representation of a real early twenty-first century young man, but also has all makings of a natural-born scientist.


Rivers of London 2. Overall, I didn’t love this quite as much as the first–but as that was a five star read, that’s still shouldn’t be considered a detraction Rivers review.

We need to use cookies to do this. Many thanks to her for inspiring me to get moving on the audio of this series! The Hanging Tree by Ben Aaronovitch. Aaronovitch makes Beware this review is infected with spoilers!

The humor raises smiles instead of outright laughs. I just got fed up with Peter for not being that smart. Meanwhile the Deep Kings have only grown stronger, and are poised to deliver a blow that will finally end the war. In fact, I felt like what happened HAD to happen. Ni I’m just going to go with 5 stars. Ben Aaronovitch’s work reflects his abiding fascination and love for what he modestly likes to refer to as the ‘Capital of the World’, where he was born and raised.

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Quotes from Moon Over Soho. Silver Mage CM Debell 9.

What they leave behind is sickness, failure and broken lives. It continues the story of Peter Grant, Detective Constable in the British Police, and the first trainee wizard in fifty years.

I just don’t go out of my way to listen to it. When you create an account with us, you’ll be able to save your favourite books, make a wishlist of upcoming titles, receive newsletters about books you’ll love, get recommendations tailored to you and order our books directly. The yap would be an SI unit, of course, and thus the standard background ambience of a Central London pub was 0. The enemy is not as big as in the first novel and I personally find the monsters in this book to be a bit on the paranormal romance side of things.

Fifteen years ago she met Lucian at university and fell into a passionate love affair. Find out where the journeys in The Ove on Holly Street started in this free prequel to the series, which also includes a chunky taster of Part One: In a secret world of forbidden knowledge, power comes at a terrible price Moon Over Soho Spoilers here! Either suck it up, or don’t do it anymore.


Aaronovitch treats London like a character who is as important as any of the others. Not “I haven’t found anything yet, but I’ll keep looking.

I am starting to find Peter and Nightingale interesting and this book, after it got over imparting huge amounts of jazz knowledge that I really did not need, became very interesting indeed.

But the rot is still spreading, literally and with the suspect list extending to people born before Frederick the Great aaronocitch the case may mean unearthing the city’s secret aaronvoitch history.

Moon Over Soho

The doctors say the only way forward is to look into her past. Perhaps a ‘mental disorder’ as he suggests, but according to all copper standards, that still warrants locking up. She puts in a lot of hard work and is good at her job. Peter Grant is not just a lowly Detective Constable, he’s also apprenticed to the last wizard in Britain: Sojo the scenes of London, one of my favorite cities, colourful impressions of Soho.

Rivers of London 8 books. There were again some pretty scary and disgusting scenes and aarohovitch moment with Larry really gave me the creeps!!! The wit of the first novel is still present in Moon Over Sohothough the story has Grant making his snarky observations of police procedure and London culture with a bit more sober reflection this time.

I don’t get it, I thought that Peter was a bit thoughtless towards her character. Matthew Swift Kate Griffin 8.