Career of Evil (A Cormoran Strike Novel)
Career of Evil is the third in the highly acclaimed series featuring private detective Cormoran Strike and his assistant Robin Ellacott. When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman's severed leg. Her boss, private detective... show more
Career of Evil is the third in the highly acclaimed series featuring private detective Cormoran Strike and his assistant Robin Ellacott. When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman's severed leg. Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed. There are four people from his past who he thinks could be responsible--and Strike knows that any one of them is capable of sustained and unspeakable brutality. With the police focusing on one of the suspects, Strike and Robin delve into the dark and twisted worlds of the other three men. But as more horrendous acts occur, time is running out for the two of them...
Publish date: 2016-04-19
Publisher: Mulholland Books
Pages no: 512
Edition language: English
Soooo ... turns out I listened to book 3 almost straight on the heels of book 2 after all, because I've had some fairly major anger and sadness issues to go through lately, and nothing helps in that process like a really dark-hued book, right? As a matter of fact, it turns out that yours truly was...
Reading this for Terrifying women. And it is better than I thought. A leg was sent to Strike' office and was addressed to Robin, his assistant. Who would send a leg to him? And is the leg's owner still alive? 25% finished and it is not even close to getting to who he is. But the threat...
Good novel and build up. Kept me guessing between the suspects throughout. I did eventually start thinking it was Laing toward the end. Was a little disappointed in Robin getting married. Really thought her and Strike may get together. Liked the vivid imagery of the towns they went and visited.
Moje odczucia co do tej książki zmieniały się chyba kilka razy w czasie jej czytania. Najpierw brakowało mi jakiegoś mocnego rozpoczęcia, które wciągnęłoby mnie w dalsze czytanie. No, ale dobra, to żaden zarzut, zdarza się tak z wieloma książkami, z których część potrafi potem pozytywnie zaskoczyć. ...