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J. Robert Lennon

J. Robert Lennon‘s most recent novel is Broken River.

More Marple than Poirot

J. Robert Lennon, 5 March 2020

KateAtkinsons 12th book, her fifth starring the detective Jackson Brodie, opens with our hero making some kind of escape with a young bride. She tosses her veil and bouquet onto the back seat of Brodie’s car, and they ride off into the sunset. Brodie glances at his companion: ‘He noticed she was cupping the bowl of her belly, where she was incubating an as yet invisible...

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