Larky and light, but as always, with more gravitas than you'd suppose.
Britain's most distinguished amateur detective returns with another witty romp through the Victorian underworld... hugely enjoyable... keeps its tongue firmly in cheek and rattles along wonderfully.
Jolly japes all round.
Lovesey regally blends the beastly and the blithe in a crafty period delight
A lively evocation of fin de siècle Paris
The incorrigible Bertie teams up with the divine Sarah Bernhardt for this high-spirited adventure, which takes place in the risqué society of bohemian Paris during the 1890s ... What a delight to share in his education