By L C. Tyler

ISBN-10: 1472115031

ISBN-13: 9781472115034

ISBN-10: 1489350527

ISBN-13: 9781489350527

ISBN-10: 1631941046

ISBN-13: 9781631941047

Two-time Edgar nominee LC Tyler is healthier identified for his sequence that includes Ethelred and Elsie – a third-rate novelist and his gloriously vulgar agent, respectively. And so he may be: He’s two times gained Britain’s “Last snort” award for the simplest funny secret of the Year.

But with A merciless Necessity, the 1st within the John gray sequence, Tyler takes a pointy become the shadows. There are nonetheless a few chuckles on hand, yet now not many: this can be England within the 12 months 1657, Oliver Cromwell is in energy, and pleasure has basically been outlawed. a tender legal professional with a style for beer and lovely girls, gray reveals pleasures sufficient, even during this backwater Essex city, yet he’d be clever to maintain his enjoyment to himself: A Royalist secret agent has been stumbled on lifeless in an area ditch, and Cromwell’s brokers are keen – distressingly keen – to provide an explanation for to gray that this can be not anything to chortle about.

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