Book review: London Rules by Mick Herron

Friday, February 16, 2018 Permalink

You may think I’ve been remiss in my book reviewing of late, however I’ve got you all fooled. Or something.

London Rules by Mick Herron arrived several weeks ago. It’s the fifth book in the series known as (either) the Slough House or Jackson Lamb series… featuring the MI5 outcasts (the slow horses).

four-stars

Book review: Slow Horses by Mick Herron

Friday, January 6, 2017 Permalink

Originally published in 2010, Slow Horses is the first of Mick Herron’s Jackson Lamb series about a band of misfits; former spooks who’ve been cast out of MI5 for all sorts of nefarious deeds. The first three books in the series are being re-published prior to the release of the fourth, Spook Street, which comes out in February.

This was my first outing with Herron, Lamb and the slow horses. It was one which got off to a galloping start, slowed a little midway, but cantered past the finish post with great aplomb… readying meĀ for the next race in the series. (See what I did there? #sorrynotsorry)

three-half-stars