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Before he died, Castor's fellow exorcist John Gittings made several calls asking for help, and if Castor had answered them, John might still be alive. So when a smooth-talking lawyer comes out of nowhere to claim the remains, Castor owes it to John's unhappy ghost and even more unhappy widow to help out. 

If only life were that simple. A brutal murder in King's Cross bears all the hallmarks of an American serial killer supposedly 40 years dead, and it takes more good sense than Castor possesses not to get involved. He's also fighting a legal battle over the body - if not the soul - of his possessed friend, Rafi, and can't shake the feeling that his three problems are related. 

With the help of the succubus Juliet, paranoid zombie data-fence Nicky Heath and a little judicious digging, Castor just might have a chance of fitting the pieces together before someone drops him down a lift shaft or rips his throat out. Or not....

©2008 Mike Carey (P)2018 Hachette Audio UK

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I’ve just started reading this book, ( so the other star ratings are incorrect) and although reviews about this narrator for other Mike Carey books were not good I persevered and didn’t mind him as much. But, no, he should never try accents as they are terrible and sounds as if he couldn’t be bothered to make an effort. It’s hard going.

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Tragic

Someone gave this book, containing characters with UK regional accents, to a man with no experience of UK regional accents. The result is painful to listen to.

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  • 05-01-2019

Dreadful narration

Truly awful. Impossible to listen to and stopped after the first chapter. Couldn’t find any way to return this.

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