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If you don’t know what bwn is, I’ll leave you to enlighten yourself via Google, though I warn you that you’ll never be able to unlearn the information you receive. Will I have to abandon yet another series? Well I did move on and I find these books are growing on me. They discover this magician has been trained by a master and is one of the most dangerous magicians in England.

Catherine needs to start with HIM. Although the latter have not been ruled out, I suppose, if the series wends on. Probably because as I said, I realized where the story was going after a lot of clues where laid out. He is shown actually working on his skills, practicing them and experimenting with new approaches.

View all 5 comments. Reviewers noted that the US publisher, Del Reychanged the cover from one featuring an obscured black man to one in silhouette. Especially because Peter aaronovittch to need him more than ever!

His vocal talent brings both Peter and the many people he interacts with to live in a way one doesn’t quite get while reading.

Refresh and try again. The yap would be an SI unit, of course, and thus the standard background ambience of aronovitch Central London pub was 0. With the help of his superior officer, Detective Chief Inspector Thomas Nightingale, the last registered wizard in England, and the assistance of beautiful jazz aficionado Simone Fitzwilliam, Peter will uncover a deadly magical menace—one that leads right to his own doorstep and to the squandered promise of a young jazz musician: This is going to be an awfully short review.


My name is Peter Grant and until January I was just probationary constable in that mighty army for justice known to all right-thinking people as the Metropolitan Police Ser I felt urgency when the action was happening or the characters were giving chase. And maybe once in a career, you’re doing it for revenge.

In this second in the series, young London aaronofitch Peter Grant is slowly advancing in his apprenticeship to the aging wizard Nightingale, who consults on all the cases crimes that may involve magic. The enemy is not as big as in the first novel and I personally find the monsters in this book to be a bit on the paranormal romance side of things.

Moon Over Soho by Ben Aaronovitch book review

We need to use cookies to do this. So setting aside Griffin and her contemporaries, in my mind at least, we have in Aaronovitch an author who has a beautiful sense of the city that his characters call home.

He also pokes fun at the things that in the hands of the less able writer than Ben Aaronovich would have come out as borderline offensivebut they work in this aaronkvitch.

Quotes from Moon Over Soho. Anna is focused on growing her new gardening business and renovating her late grandmother’s house. I came to see you as soon as I found them, obviously.

I was personally shocked! I’d rather not spoil it, anyhow. In the meantime, you can read the entire review at Smorgas I got pushed into reading this slightly earlier than I had intended – but my mother is here for a visit, and she started to read the first book, and as she neared the end, there started to be threats about what might happen if I didn’t hurry up and finish this one.

Moon Over Soho

And here, the plot will thicken. For the review of the sequel, Whispers Undergroundplease head over here. Just aaronovich moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.


The second is the “science” behind the magic. Many thanks to her for inspiring me to get moving on the audio of this series! One that will send her halfway across the world to Kew Gardens and then onto Cornwall in search of the truth. View all 24 comments. So the aaronkvitch universe is fleshed out a bit more, but not enough to satisfy my curiousity. And it’s just as well – he’s already had run-ins with the deadly supernatural children of the Thames and a terrifying killer in Simone Fitzwilliam is a new character and a bit of a mystery.

Mooon book is written with wit and intelligence without any unnecessary fluff. Ober thi In this second in the series, young London constable Peter Grant is slowly advancing in his apprenticeship to the aging wizard Nightingale, who consults on all the cases crimes that may involve magic. Yes, now we’re talking! The plots tied in nicely and I was introduced to a new villain that would probably be seen in the next book.

The monstrous woman is something that was created, so they discover.

Moon Over Soho by Ben Aaronovitch

I’m just going to go with 5 stars. Overall, the language is fun moonn sophisticated, and a thorough reading will generate a lot of chuckles, particularly in scenes with Peter and Stephanopoulos. I have free time! I like looking at the good in books, especially if a book simply entertains me.

I guess this means there’s no going back I don’t think this is a series I’ll marathon until I’ve caught up, but will definitely be coming back to at some point in the not too distant future.