Author: Christopher Fowler
Original language: English
The first novel of the Bryant and May mysteries, in which the two detectives, Arthur Bryant and John May, are members of the fictional Peculiar Crimes Unit.
When a bomb devastates the office of London’s most unusual police unit and claims the life of Arthur Bryant, his partner John May searches for clues to the bomber’s identity. Before long he is on the trail through Blitz-ravaged London and the gothic world of the theatre.