Category Archives: Andrew Martin

Something missing

I finished reading this book a couple of days ago but was so unsure of my reaction to it that I decided to wait a couple of days before reviewing it and I am still unsure. It was an OK … Continue reading

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First book of 2008…

This is a better read than either of the first two books. Firstly there is much less about trains, which is good news for me, as Jim Stringer is now a railway detective working out of York. The mystery part … Continue reading

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I work for someone who is a self-confessed train spotter and, for various reasons, he recommended these books to me for a Christmas read. This first book is fascinating, did you know that at the turn of the century there … Continue reading

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