Re: RARA-AVIS: British Noir--Charles Higson

From: Joy Matkowski (
Date: 26 Jul 2002

I'm sorry to hear that that's the last of Sean. I'm one of those who at the end of a book always wants to know what happened next, so I prefer a series. But I'll check out the other two you recommend, Al, after I get through this big box of highly recommended BritNoir.

Joy, who'll no doubt be commenting on these books straight through Gold Medal month

Al Guthrie <> said:
> KING OF THE ANTS is Sean's finest and only hour. Higson's next best book
> (also his darkest and most serious) is HAPPY NOW. FULL WHACK is his
> funniest. GETTING RID OF MR KITCHEN, an Ortonesque farce, is a big
> disappointment.

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