Peter May’s descriptive narrative is the most vivid and lyrical in the mystery genre, but his heroes are knights in rusty armor carrying shields patched with duct tape.
“Peter May creates a novel of danger, of the vicious acts of men capable of almost anything, but at the same time, a story of the unconscious search for self-redemption.”
Originally published in 1999, this reprint of The Firemaker by Peter May is the first in The China Thrillers series and offers Mr.
“No one can create a more eloquently written suspense novel than Peter May.”
“a suspenseful and detailed story with a plethora of suspects . . .”
“Peter May serves up a densely plotted story of old secrets, revenge and redemption set against the ancient rhythms of the misty Hebrides.”