The River of Fire (Tom Pascoe 2)

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River Surveyor Tom Pascoe of the Marine Police finds the bodies of two men entombed in the crew cabin of a sunken lugger. Suspicion falls on a third member of the crew seen fleeing the scene. He had a known motive for murder. Against the background of a nation at war with Napoleon, Tom Pascoe finds his own life under threat as he digs deeper into the case. He uncovers the existence of French agents whose task is to undermine England's ability to continue the war. Tom's job is further complicated by the presence of a new member of the police crew with a shocking secret of his own...

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'An immensely enjoyable series for fans of historical fiction and crime novels alike' Guardian.

'Easter has chosen his setting wisely, creating what I think may be a new sub-genre - naval-historical-crime - and he should find a readership in all three camps ' Eurocrime.

'evok[es] the sights and smells of the river and its grubby residents, which brings the story alive in a manner that has you turning pages in quick succession' Newham Recorder.

'Patrick Easter [...] brought alive the alleys, dives, waterways and dank doings of the Port of London in its swarthy prime at the tail-end of the 18th century' Wharf.

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1799. Captain Tom Pascoe of the Marine Police uncovers a grisly secret: the bodies of two men in the cabin of a sunken lugger. Suspicion falls on a third member of the crew seen fleeing the scene. Against the background of a nation at war with Napoleon, Pascoe discovers French agents in London who'll stop at nothing to undermine England's position...

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