A cracking thriller with shades of Raymond Chandler at his best.
McGill is an engaging creation, saddled with a faithless wife, an adoring mistress and a son who appears to be planning a murder of his own...Mosley ensures the reader hopes to meet [him] again soon
Shows Walter Mosley at the height of his powers, breathing new life into American crime writing with sassy dialogue and unflinching social truths.
An engaging tale set in a bleak and violent world.
A return to form, and a reminder that nobody is better at exotic minor characters or macho verbal sparring
A terrific new hero