Thriller set in Hamburg (with a side trip to Cartagena)
The Faceless Woman
Genre(s): Crime, Historical
Set in the London of 1872 this is the first novel in the series of the Sussex labourer who becomes young Constable Jack Sargent, experiencing crime as he moves between Camberwell, Stepney and Whitechapel and learning from the men and women who mentor him.
New Recruit Jack Sargent had a premonition that things were two easy. Two months into his role as Police Constable he receives a transfer to Leman Street. Quite a different kettle of fish to his beat off New Road, Camberwell.
How was the unsolved mystery of the Faceless Woman linked to the death of the American diplomat? Who is the poisoner and is the same person linked to both murders?
As Inspector Tom Hunt and his trusted team go into plain clothes work again Jack’s transfer comes at a convenient time. Jack invites you into a world of ruthless murder, treachery and love. Walk the streets with him in 1872.
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