Tag Archives: murder


The City & The City

I have read and thoroughly enjoyed a number of China Miéville’s previous novels, so it was with some excitement that I got hold of his latest book, The City & The City. In this, as in his other works, Miéville’s greatest strength lies in his […]


Chronicle of a Death Fortold

Chronicle of a Death Fortold by Gabriel García Márquez (better known for Love in the Time of Cholera and One Hundred Years of Solitude) tells exactly what its title suggests: the tale of a death foretold. Set in a small Latin American town, it details […]