Enjoyable enough, but at times a bit predictable even for me, who is not the sharpest knife in the drawer. I would recommend it though as I have p..Show More »reviously enjoyed Denise Mina"s books. I like no nonsense detective Alex Morrow
I listened to this while DIYing, so will have to listen again because I'm sure I zone in and out sometimes, but overall I thoroughly enjoyed this book..Show More ». The writing is a bit formulaic; for example, each time a new character (no matter how small) is introduced, there follows a physical description. The narrator seemed to put a negative emphasis on the word 'fat' which made me wonder if it was the writing or the narration that made it seem a bit simplistic at times; relying heavily on stereotyping and preconceived ideas (but maybe that's just what the police do???). So I would say its a bit more 'Da Vinci Code' than 'Wolf Hall' in style. All that said, I liked the characters and sympathised with them, becoming engrossed in the plot. I will defo read more from this author.