can t wait for the one and I hope the dramatised version has than 4 episodes to do due justice to it Read this much awaited book on my kindle over 2 days and was not disappointed Feeling bereft now that I have finished reading the book There is no doubt that Robert Galbraith aka JK Rowling is one very talented author The characters of the two protagonists sprang to life for me through the brilliant writing I shared their humour and laughed out loud with them I felt their happiness and smiled for them I felt their pain and sorrow and cried with and for them The book had me gripped right from the start to the point that I did little else but read over the two daysAs well as the brilliant story lines eually captivating for me is the development of the relationship between Strike and Robin I recommend reading the books in seuence Book1 The Cuckoo s Calling Book2 The Silkworm Book3 Career of Evil Book4 Lethal White and Book5 Troubled Blood Robin started as a temporary assistant but Strike soon realises that he functions better with her working alongside him Strike also admitted to himself that he does not dare put a name to the feelings he has for RobinI just wished that I understood all of the Edmund Spenser uotes at the beginning of each chapter I think that I may have to do a bit of research to enlighten myselfSincerely hope the situation surrounding Covid 19 will be under control soon so they can adapt this book for TV Series 5 Tom Burke and Holliday Grainger who starred as the two protagonists in Series 1 to 4 have been really outstanding What screen chemistry and how endearing are they They are Private Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help finding her mother Margot Bamborough who went missing in mysterious circumstances in 1974 Strike has never tackled a cold case before let alone one 40 ears old But despite the slim chance of success he is intrigued and takes it on; adding to the lon. G to rely on people s memories from ears in the past and a serial killer operating in the area at the time so something that is difficult in itself seems to be near nigh impossibleThe mystery plotting is very good although with careful reading ou may be able to solve it and although I expect a number of people will start mentioning Agatha Christie would "Say Really In A Few Places This Made Think "really in
few places this made think some of Margery Allingham s novels Of course with a serial killer mentioned in this tale and the current showing of the Nilsen drama on TV people will be looking for parallels although the killer in this story is depraved and did than just murder and only preyed on womenWhat stands out here of course is the characterisation and the fully thought out scenes and ou will find some great people here although a number are really uite loathsome This book does make ou think of family and also whether there is real evil in the world or just madness With the original detective on the case we see his own notes that he kept on the mystery and thus get an insight into him and the way he started using astrology to try and save the case with extracts including pictures which shows how wrong he was but also at the same time how near he was to really solving the case An intriguing read this is a book that is hard to put down and makes for one of those reads where ou can just curl up and read to our heart s content This book is fantastic speaking as someone who has actually read the book unlike some reviewers on the internet who just want to sabotage ratings and slate the author thank Language and Linguistics you for not being like a certain highstreet bookstore who lets people add libellous posts about the author and who have absolutely no intention of reading the book but just want to vent their angerThis book is a fantastic addition to the series with another great mystery to solve and one which further develops the relationship between Strike and Robin It is gripping and full of twists and turnsIt s heavy and there are almost 1000 pages but that just makes it value for money Cannot wait for the next book in the seriesDon t just follow the hateful rhetoric online blindly read the bookourself and Divertimento you will see that the torrent of abuse levelled at Rowling in respect of this novel is entirely unfounde. Erial killer and witnesses who cannot all be trusted And they learn that even cases decades old can prove to be deadly A breathtaking labyrinthine epic Troubled Blood is the fifth Strike and Robin novel and the most gripping and satisfyinget PLEASE NOTE When Love Is a Fairy Tale you purchase this title the accompanying PDF will be available inour Audible Library along with the audio. .A Few Places This Made
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He two who I imagined "When I Was Reading Troubled "I was reading Troubled So fingers crossed that they get casted againWhile I wait for Book 6 to be available please let that be soon I am going to re read Books 1 to 5 no doubt avidly again because I am so invested in the two principal characters JK Rowling writing under the name of Robert Galbraith gives us another great novel with Cormoran Strike Of course I know that some will think this is perhaps too long and we can already see people on here reviewing this before they have even read it Here then we see Robin going through a rather acrimonious divorce with Matthew with the wondering still if Cormoran
AND ROBIN WILL GET IT ONRobin will get it on their detective agency things though are looking up with bringing in new detectives to help them solve a number of cases on their books As this book opens we see Cormoran down in St Mawes Cornwall as his aunt is dying from aggressive cancer Down in the local pub so he is approached by a woman and a new case is started for the agency On the 11th October 1974 this woman s mum a GP suddenly disappeared and has been seen againThe first major cold case for the agency although this is the plot if Promise at Dawn you like behind this tale it is not the only thing that is covered by this book We see other cases being solved the family dynamics surrounding Cormoran his father and his aunt and something that I am going through at the moment the deterioration of a close family member who reallyou are just waiting to die something which made me end up taking longer to read this book than I would have This of course will resonate with a number of people as will the issues of growing old general physical sickness and mental health problems So we are given a fully fleshed out story here that takes in many issues but at the heart is of course the nearly forty ear old mystery of what happened to a certain female doctor Cormoran is given a ear to try and solve this case by the client but things are not that simple or looking that good Some of the people who they would like to interview have deceased the original chief detective on the case was suffering with mental impairment and when he was eventually replaced so everything had to gone over from the beginning With gangsters still around when the disappearance occurred havin. G list of cases that he and his partner in the agency Robin Ellacott are currently working on Robin herself is juggling a messy divorce and unwanted male attention as well as battling her own feelings about Strike As Strike and Robin investigate Margot's disappearance they come up against a fiendishly complex case with leads that include tarot cards a psychopathic .