"Nicely written story. Unlike some mysteries where the victim sort of gets what they deserve, there is a palpable feeling of sadness for the person killed, not just by those characters who knew him, but the reader as well. The detective feels he is..."
"While I wanted to like this book (being into books with a supernatural element), I didn't finish it. The writer's style is interesting and florid. But he overuses similes to the point of pretentiousness. (He compares a new shipmates: "like co..."