The Checquy Files
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  • 1
    The Rook | Daniel O'Malley

    The Rook

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Daniel O'Malley
    • Narrated By Katy Carmichael
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    "The body you are wearing used to be mine." So begins the letter Myfanwy Thomas is holding when she awakes in a London park surrounded by bodies all wearing latex gloves. With no recollection of who she is, Myfanwy must follow the instructions her former self left behind to discover her identity and track down the agents who want to destroy her. She soon learns that she is a Rook, a high-ranking member of a secret organization called the Checquy that battles the many supernatural forces at work in Britain.

    Great read. nice twist.

    I read this along with Veronica and Tom on the Sword and Laser podcast it has a great twist and has me going on to read the sequel. I nice look at so..Show More »

    Reviewed on 03 March 2017 by C SIMONSEN (Wellington, NI New Zealand)
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    Stiletto: The Checquy Files, Book 2 | Daniel O'Malley

    Stiletto: The Checquy Files, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (26 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Daniel O'Malley
    • Narrated By Maggie Mash
    Overall
    (22)
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    The Checquy: a centuries-old covert organisation that protects the nation from supernatural threat. The Grafters: a centuries-old supernatural threat. After centuries of rivalry and bloodshed The Checquy and The Grafters are on the verge of joining forces and only one person has the supernatural skills to get the job done - Myfanwy Thomas. But as a wave of gruesome atrocities sweep London, old hatreds ignite and negotiations grind to a halt....

    Narrator makes it difficult

    The narrator is different from the first book, which wouldn't normally be a big issue as this book is from a different perspective, but it just doesn'..Show More »

    Reviewed on 25 January 2017 by Brodie ()