T Wigley

Helpful votes received on reviews: 45% (10 of 22)
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Scarlet Traces: The Great Game by D'Israeli
4.0 out of 5 stars Interesting, 6 Dec 2011
I'm a big fan of alternate history books and have started to read the Scarlet Traces books as a result.

I enjoyed this book a lot, the story was engaging and well told, though I thought that the final climax was perhaps a little rushed. I also had to reread the final part to fully grasp what was happening. Maybe I'm just out of practice with reading comics, I gave up my 2000AD subscription many years ago.

I also thought the artwork was excellent, lovely clear lines and a great selection of imagined machinery, though I'm not sure how much of an advance legged black cabs would be.

Good book, though in my view not quite up to the standards of Alan Moore and… Read more

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