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Gideon's FireCommander George Gideon of the Scotland Yard is met at the office one morning with news of a sex mania Pseudonym of John Creasey Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard has to deal successively with news of a mass murderer a depraved maniac and the deaths of a family in an arson attack on an old building south of the river

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C on the loose and a fire in an old tenement building south of the Thames Two separate crimes of stunn In 1959 while visiting London for the first time I discovered John Creasey’s mystery series featuring “The Toff” Recently I read a review of GIDEON’S FIRE ISBN 0755114043 trade paperback 1495 by Creasey and bought a copy through my local Indie bookstore John Creasey published than 600 books using 28 pseudonyms including JJ Marric who was originally listed as the author of GIDEON’S FIRE an Edgar Award winner Creasey died in 1973 so no new titles will be coming I think He wrote many Britain based mystery series as well as westerns and romancesGeorge Gideon works in New Scotland Yard as the Commander of the Criminal Investigation Department In this book there are several story lines to be followed – serial arson murder included stock fraud a serial murderer and a rapistmurderer Gideon does not solve the crimes himself but directs various members of his department in the investigations For the most part we know who the criminals are but watching how Gideon and his staff find them is intriguingGideon is human too having a wife and kids He deals with family issues while doing his job as well The characters are wonderful The good guys could be your friends The bad guys are really bad but not necessarily evil some are You get a great picture of London in the late 1950s and early 1960s Gideon is using the technology available at that time – no computers no cell phones two way car radios instead telephones including phone booths with working phones newspapers radio and televisionThe books may be hard to get but a your local independent bookstore will give it a good shot Go Buy Read

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FREE PDF ¿ BOOK Gideon's Fire ´ ❮Reading❯ ➷ Gideon's Fire Author J.J. Marric – Insolpro.co.uk Commander George Gideon of the Scotland Yard is met at the office one morning with news of a sex maniac on the loose and a fire in an old tenement building south of the Thames Two separate crimes of s Commander George Gideon of thIng savagery a fourteen year old girl raped and murdered and a family of seven wiped out by an arsonis Two things I loved about this book it wasn't just one crime there were five and they way the author made his characters so very three dimensional Reading this was feeling as though these are real people and for a few days I was walking beside them working the cases seeing the process You don't just know that Gideon is married and a father You're involved in his life You learn details about his staff that make them than just background characters I didn't feel that having than one crime became hard to follow or that the investigation details were lacking Only a 160 page story but I really got a great return for time spent I'm looking forward to reading about Gideon