Execution Dock by Anne Perry
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Execution Dock Summary
Readers of Anne Perrys bestselling William Monk novels feel as if theyve experienced the many shades of Victorian London, from Belgravia to Limehouse, from drawing room to brothel. In Execution Dock, Perrys first Monk novel in three years, we find ourselves on the bustling docks along the River Thames. Here the empires great merchant ships unload the treasures of the world. And here, in dank and sinister alleys, sex merchants ply their lucrative trade.
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"Starred Review. [The narrator] succeeds nicely in bringing the streets and drawing rooms of Monk's Victorian London to life." - Publishers Weekly.
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Anne Perry Author Biography
Anne Perry, born Juliet Marion Hulme in Blackheath, London, is the author of the Thomas Pitt series. Among Anne Perry's novels featuring Thomas and Charlotte Pitt are The Whitechapel Conspiracy, Half Moon Street, Bedford Square, Brunswick Gardens, and Ashworth Hall. She also writes the popular novels featuring Victorian private investigator William Monk - among them, Funeral in Blue, Slaves of Obsession, The Twisted Root, A Breach of Promise, and The Silent Cry. "Her grasp of Victorian character and conscience still astonishes," said the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Perry won an Edgar award in 2000 with her short story "Heroes". The main character in the story features in an ambitious five-book series set during the...
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