Watchman

Watchman

Book - 1991
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Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1991
Edition: 1st ed. in the U.S.A
ISBN: 9780385418096
0385418094
Branch Call Number: MYS Rank
Characteristics: 175 p

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rb3221
May 23, 2016

Miles Flint is a watchman for MI5. He suspects foul play in a failed assignment by his colleagues and assigns himself to solve this mystery of an assassinated Israeli in spite of his superiors.
The first half of the novel is rather slow but it does set the scene as to what will eventually happen. There is an interesting and surprising ending as Flint comes into an uneasy alliance with an IRA terrorist.
It is an early work by Rankin and I feel the Rebus novels are much more interesting.

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rahmmie
Dec 18, 2011

Rankin definitely has a very peculiar style of writing but so far (this is the second book of his I read), I think his plots lack punch and entertainment

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GerryAdams
Apr 19, 2011

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