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  • 21st Century,  General Fiction

    Jack Glass by Adam Roberts

    I first learnt of Jack Glass by Adam Roberts thanks to the Book Depository home page. Although I contacted Orion Books no one replied to me, so the very Adam Roberts was kind enough to send me signed review copy nonetheless! Lucky me. From Good Reads: Jack Glass is the murderer—we know this from the start. Yet as this extraordinary novel unfolds, readers will be astonished to discover how he committed the murders and by the end of the book, their sympathies for the killer will be fully engaged. Riffing on the tropes of crime fiction (the country house murder, the locked room mystery) and imbued with the feel of…