Bryant & May: Peculiar Crimes Unit Series by Christopher Fowler
Bryant & May on the Loose A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery by Christopher Fowler
Bryant & May: Peculiar Crimes Unit Series
Originally based above a London tube station, the technophobic, irascible Bryant and smooth-talking modernist John May head a team of equally unusual misfits who are just as likely to commit crimes as solve them. The cases take on the different styles of the classic detective stories. Here are the novels so far, in reverse order…. In , ten guests stay in an isolated country house, Tavistock Hall, for the weekend, but one of them is harbouring thoughts of murder…. The pair are obliged to attend the house party disguised with false identities, and so the scene is set for the perfect country house murder mystery — except that it proves to be nothing like the ones in Golden Age novels; these are the dying days of the grand weekend, and now that the good times are coming to an end, the guests are betraying their desperation….
The creation of author Christopher Fowler , this detective duo investigates cases with the potential to cause national scandal or public unrest. Set between the Second World War and the present day, Bryant and May tackle complex and sometimes seemingly impossible cases. Full Dark House. In s London, a beautiful dancer rehearsing for a sexy, sinister production is found without her feet. The investigation plunges Bryant and May into a bizarre gothic mystery, where a faceless man stalks terrified actors and death strikes in darkness. The Water Room. The body of an elderly woman is found at Number 5, Balaklava Street.
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It comprises of 13 different novels written the award winning English author, Christopher Fowler, from to The time frame of the series is set between the second world War and the present times and often shifts into flashback to depict the related incidents from the past lives of the detectives. The author has frequently used the real life landmarks of London such as the St. Based on the fictional department of Bryant and May, the series is also referred to as the Peculiar Crimes Unit. The two together head the most venerable team of specialist policemen of London. The unit was founded during the time of the second World War in order to investigate the case that caused national scandals and major unrest among the people of London. Bryant is described as a technology-crazy and irascible man, whereas John May is said to be smooth-talking and modernist.