Review: Even the Dead, 2015 (Quirke #7) by Benjamin Black

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Penguin Books, 2016. Format: Paperback. 272 pages. First published by Viking, 2015. ISBN: 978-0-241-19735-6. Synopsis: Pathologist Quirke works in the city morgue, watching over Dublin’s dead. The latest to join their ghostly ranks is a suicide. But something doesn’t add up. The … Continue reading “Review: Even the Dead, 2015 (Quirke #7) by Benjamin Black”

Review: A Death in Summer (2011) by Benjamin Black

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Picador, 2012 Format: Paperback Edition. First published in 2011 by Mantle, ISBN: 978-0-330-50915-2 Pages: 328. Synopsis: When newspaper magnate Richard Jewell is found dead at his country estate, clutching a shotgun in his lifeless hands, few see his demise as cause for … Continue reading “Review: A Death in Summer (2011) by Benjamin Black”

Review: Elegy for April by Benjamin Black

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Picador, 2011 Format: Paperback Edition. First published in 2010 by Mantle, ISBN: 9781447237334 Pages: 352. After a six-months drinking binge, Quirke has spent the last two months in rehabilitation at St John’s. In fact, his brother-in-law Malachy Griffin managed to persuade him … Continue reading “Review: Elegy for April by Benjamin Black”

Review: The Silver Swan by Benjamin Black

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Picador, 2008 Format: Paperback Edition. First published in 2007, ISBN: 9780330454087. Pages: 352. Time has passed since the events narrated in Christine Falls, the first and previous instalment in the Quirke series. See my review here. One day Quirke finds on his … Continue reading “Review: The Silver Swan by Benjamin Black”

Review: Christine Falls by Benjamin Black

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Picador, 2013 (Kindle edition) 502 KB. Originally published in 2006. ASIN: B003DWC6K4 ISBN: 978-0-330-47065-0. 388 pages. The story takes place in the early 50s of the last century between Dublin and Boston. The main character, known only as Quirke, is a forensic … Continue reading “Review: Christine Falls by Benjamin Black”