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Dead Angels

3.75  ·  Rating details ·  12 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Dead Angels is a Lovelace novella set before he joined the Agency.

When the dead body of a girl dressed as an angel washes up in Victory Docks, Detective Inspector Lovelace takes on the case to find her killer. Distrusted by his colleagues and the Pures, his own people, Lovelace sets out to find the truth in a tangled web of lies, deceit and music.

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Paperback, 67 pages
Published 2013 by Delta 14
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I decided to go for the novella rather than his first book The Wyld Hunt so that I could see what his writing style was like and to see whether or not I liked the stories he wrote as I wasn't 100% sure that it would be something I liked.

I actually rate this book about 3.5 stars. I thought there were a lot of exciting ideas and some of his descriptions and scene settings were quite beautifully written, however perhaps in part this story is not really what I'd usually read, or perhaps because whil
Aug 05, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Disclaimer: I was given a copy of Dead Angels for review purposes.

Dead Angel's is Gunnar Roxen's second work in the Agency Case Files series of books, following on from The Wyld Hunt. This is set before the first book and is a novella rather than a full novel, and is based upon Lovelace who is also featured in the first book, exploring a case he was involved in before joining the Agency and partnering with Aries.

Like the Wyld Hunt, this is a fast paced investigation novel. A body is found washed
Hannah Rowlands
Jul 17, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A novella about Lovelace, a detective working in a future London, investigating the death of a young girl, found floating in the Thames, dressed as an angel. Why did she die? Is she really at peace now?

This is part of the Agency Case Files, which started with the Wyld Hunt. Dead Angels is set a few years before that, when Lovelace was a regular police detective, still drinking too much and smoking too much and generally being his own worst enemy. Yet, despite that, he's the one cop that can solv
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Seems I found a new author to follow.
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