"More scattershot and less inevitable-seeming than Goddard's best work, but also sharper-edged than usual. Eldritch's checkered career marks a welcome change from the author's customary, sometimes oppressive, suavity."
Goddard's latest period suspenser (Sight Unseen
, 2007, etc.) combines World War II, the Irish Troubles and a disreputable uncle.
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