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Last Boat to Camden Town (Detective Inspector Christy Kennedy #2)

3.33 of 5 stars 3.33  ·  rating details  ·  18 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Paul Charles brings north London alive as he describes the routines and eccentricities of Detective Inspector Christy Kennedy. Kennedy's intimate knowledge of his patch of London, Camden Town, is needed when a body is discovered at the bottom of Regent's Canal. Doctor Edmund Godfrey Berry is a young, successful doctor with a thriving career and a beautiful wife and child. ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published November 14th 2003 by Minotaur Books (first published August 1st 1998)
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Set in North London, LAST BOAT TO CAMDEN TOWN is the second book in the series featuring Detective Inspector Christy Kennedy. As the book opens, a longboat is leaving the port in Camden Town when one of the workers hears a loud splash. When he returns to the scene later, he discovers the body of a young doctor named Eddie Berry. Eddie is devoted to his family and has done a superb job at the hospital where he works, with the exception of one incident involving a misdiagnosis which led to death. ...more
A very quick read, only 168 pages but quite enjoyable. The two main characters are a bit old fashioned but OK.
Larry Schwartz
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Paul Charles was born and raised in Northern Ireland. He now lives and works in Camden Town, where he divides his time between writing novels and short stories and working in the music industry.
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