Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Executioner's House” as Want to Read:
The Executioner's House
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Executioner's House

4.67  ·  Rating details ·  3 ratings  ·  1 review
Germany, October 1946.

The Nuremburg war crimes tribunal has just ended.

Major Richard Fortescue, previously part of the British prosecution team, is returning to London when he encounters a young German woman with a dark past.

Against the backdrop of war-devasted Berlin and the continuing search for former Nazis, their brief affair and a mysterious black notebook make them u
Paperback, 210 pages
Published December 1st 2017 by The Oak House
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Executioner's House, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Executioner's House

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-5
Average rating 4.67  · 
Rating details
 ·  3 ratings  ·  1 review

More filters
Sort order
Start your review of The Executioner's House
Jill R Perry
rated it really liked it
May 25, 2018
Tommy Nguyen
Apr 22, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Historical fiction at its tantalising best, Edward offers suspense and excitement in a tale of espionage depicting the many strands of human nature - lust and treachery. He provides a genre of literature that is, arguably, comparable to the many great classic works of spy fiction. The Executioner’s House is superbly written.
Graham Brealey
rated it it was amazing
Nov 28, 2018
Edward Glover
Dec 03, 2017 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
marked it as to-read
May 27, 2020
topics  posts  views  last activity   
Goodreads Librari...: Please could someone separate these books? 3 13 Jan 17, 2018 01:37PM  
UK Book Club: My latest book 1 6 Dec 03, 2017 08:04AM  
Edward was born in London. After gaining a history degree followed by an MPhil at Birkbeck College, London University, he embarked on a career in the British diplomatic service, during which his overseas postings included Washington DC, Berlin, Brussels and the Caribbean. He subsequently advised on foreign ministry reform in post-invasion Iraq, Kosovo and Sierra Leone. More recently, for seven yea ...more

News & Interviews

Believe it or not, we're halfway through 2021! As is our tradition, this is the time when the Goodreads editorial team burrows into our data to...
107 likes · 79 comments