The Hanging Tree

The Hanging Tree

Book - 2017
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Suspicious deaths are not usually the concern of Police Constable Peter Grant or the Folly--London's police department for supernatural cases--even when they happen at an exclusive party in one of the flats of the most expensive apartment blocks in London. But the daughter of Lady Ty, influential goddess of the Tyburn river, was there, and Peter owes Lady Ty a favor. Plunged into the alien world of the super-rich, where the basements are bigger than the houses, where the law is something bought and sold on the open market, a sensible young copper would keep his head down and his nose clean. But this is Peter Grant we're talking about. He's been given an unparalleled opportunity to alienate old friends and create new enemies at the point where the world of magic and that of privilege intersect. Assuming he survives the week...
Publisher: New York, NY :, DAW Books, Inc.,, [2017]
ISBN: 9780756409678
Characteristics: 292 pages ; 18 cm


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sarahfelkar Jan 06, 2018

A great addition to the Peter Grant series! The mystery was well played, the cast of characters was absolutely fantastic, and as always the magic and those who surround it, are fascinating.

CMLibrary_gjd_0 Mar 15, 2017

Very seldom do I look forward to "open endings" but this time around I'm thrilled to know that we will be getting more Folly stories! Join Peter, Nightingale, Guleed and the rest of the MET for another exciting adventure in London's underground magic scene.


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