AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION The Inspector Banks Mysteries, Book 21

by | Read by Simon Prebble

Mystery & Suspense • 12.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2014

The always engaging Simon Prebble adds immeasurably to one of Robinson's best Chief Inspector Banks mysteries. Margaret Thatcher’s conservative government and the coal miners' strikes of the 1980s are the catalyst for a tragic, seemingly senseless, present-day murder. Prebble captures the diversity of British and immigrant accents and evocatively delivers Robinson's rich descriptions of people and locales. The crime reignites England's class tensions, which sometimes hinder the police as they sift through multiple clues that conflict with each other. Glimpses of the personal lives of Banks and his staff add further interest. Listeners will share the ups and downs as police and victims experience the frustration of the investigation and then exhilaration when the surprising solution finally unfolds. S.G.B. © AudioFile 2014, Portland, Maine [Published: JUNE 2014]

Advertisement

Formats

Trade Ed. • Harper Audio • 2014

DD ISBN 9780062308818 $27.99

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2014

CD ISBN 9781482992540 $59.99 • Ten CDs

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Sign up to receive FREE email newsletters from AudioFile. Get audiobook recommendations and reviews straight to your inbox.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×