It was Tuesday the second of December 1947 when Jenny the Spiddler walked into my office: almost a month before they nationalised my mother. Jack Wenlock is the last of the Railway Goslings: that fabled cadre of railway detectives created at the Weeping Cross Railway Servants' Orphanage, who trod the corridors of the GWR trains in the years 1925 to 1947.
Cracking storytelling beautifully told. Why are there no Aberystwyth books available? Seems a real omission. As for this book, it's a real treat. Grip..Show More »ping, original and so well crafted.« Show Less