Thursday, August 21, 2014
The Man in the Queue by Josephine Tey
Finally finished this book! Took me long enough. It seemed slow to me, but that might have been because the kids where here and I didn't get to read much. Or was it because the book was slow and didn't draw me in so that I wanted to read much? Hmm...
I did like the final chase, it did pick up closer to the solution. I liked the chase in the Highlands of Scotland. I felt like I should have known it involved a certain person, just me being thick, but it seemed like the person that did the dirty deed was snuck in on us and how could we have known. But then, maybe I missed something in the beginning that I should have caught as I was distracted while reading this. Sorry not much of a good review here:)
Good characterization, solid puzzle and nice climatic ending. Only my second Alan Grant book and not really one of my favorites but enjoyable all the same.