Strange Practice (A Dr. Greta Helsing Novel)
Format: Kindle Edition
Publish date: 2017-07-25
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
I will admit that I haven't read all the books referred to in this one. It managed to be complete without it and neither tried to be over-clever about how much the author had read or talk down to me. Dr Greta Helsing (they dropped the Von a few generations ago for political reasons) works as a medic...
Vivian Shaw's Strange Practice has most everything I want in an urban fantasy novel. When I read urban fantasies, I want the protagonist to protag, the villain to seem villainous, the city to permeate the plot, and the climax to clamato. Strange Practice hits all of those notes with the possible exc...
So . . . from the cover and description, I totally did not get that this was set in present day London. Only now am I noticing the London Eye visible through the window. Expectations completely off. On the one hand, I do love that it isn't bare midriff, tits and ass both out somehow, knife holding, ...