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Book Review – The chosen dead by M R Hall

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Book Review : The Inquisitor by Mark Allen Smith.

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The Inquisitor by Mark Allen Smith. We normally focus on British crime writing but I enjoyed this book so much I felt it had to be reviewed by The Crime Warp. The Inquisitor is Mark Allen Smith’s debut novel and it’s one of those novels that even after a few months you can pick it up and still remember the whole plot, specific details about the characters and even some of the dialogue.For someone who reads a lot of crime novels, I was amazed when on browsing my book shelves I picked this up, four months after reading it and knew by the title (not the blurb or first page) exactly what was going on in the book.As a debut novel, I think that is noteworthy. The Inquisitor, Geiger, basically extracts information from human targets for a fee.He is professional and hides his privacy under layer upon layer of security.His only human contacts, excluding his targets,are his business partner (a man whose life he saved) a rich business man (whose business he once saved ) and... his psychiatrist. The …

Look out for these: January edition

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