Gallows view by Robinson, Peter

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Published by Penguin Canada in Toronto .

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StatementPeter Robinson.
The Physical Object
Pagination244 p.
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19351881M
ISBN 100143051008
OCLC/WorldCa65206145

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First published in the late s, Gallows View focuses on the characters and day to day police work in a provincial Yorkshire Dales town. The story follows a series of petty crimes that escalate into more serious ones, dealing with the effects on the victims, perpetrators and police officers/5().

Gallows View is the first novel in the popular Inspector Banks series by British author Peter Robinson. Banks, has recently moved from the high-crime city of London to Yorkshire, a sleepy little town, where crime is not particularly /5.

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As my wife pointed out, I'm in. Yorkshire Inspector Alan Banks juggles Gallows view book cases involving a peeping Tom, a series of robberies, and the murder of an old woman—all in the first of a projected series by Canadian author Robinson.

Banks is a southerner who'd just as soon relax in the quiet village of Eastvale while he pursues his new interest in Italian opera, but the cases take a personal interest when. Gallows View - Ebook written by Peter Robinson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

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There are essentially two mysteries in the book, a peeping Tom on the loose and the murder of an elderly lady/5(57). Gallows View. Inspector Banks, Book 1 It's an excellent abridged book and it's hard to imagine what has been cut as it seems a detailed story with all the threads coming together satisfactorily at the conclusion and the characters are well rounded creations helped greatly by the excellent narration by Neil Pearson.

Gallows View The First Inspector Banks Novel (Book): Robinson, Peter: "This is the first book in series featuring Yorkshire Detective Inspector Alan Banks, in a new trade paperback edition" Gallows View | Former London policeman Alan Banks relocated to Yorkshire seeking some small measure of peace.

But depravity and violence are not unique to large cities. His new venue, the quaint little village of Eastvale, seems to have more than its fair share of malefactors, among them a brazen Peeping Tom who hides in night's shadows spying on attractive, unsuspecting ladies Brand: William Morrow & Company.

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In Edgar Award–nominated Robinson's book, the first in a series featuring British inspector Alan Banks, readers meet Banks as he moves to Yorkshire seeking peace of mind. Gallows View. The first book of a series has to be well written while leaving the reader wanting more and Gallows View does this really well.

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Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Robinson, Peter, Gallows View: The First Inspector Banks Novel. New York: Harper Paperbacks. Chicago / Turabian. The first novel by Peter Robinson is also the first novel where Detective Inspector Alan Banks are introduced.

Titled as ‘Gallows View’, the novel was published in the year It was even shortlisted for the award of the best first novel in Canada in addition to John Creasey Award of the United Kingdom.

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The first book of a series has to be well written while leaving the reader wanting more and Gallows View does this really well.

The main characters are believable as is the process. A crime investigation is like a jigsaw puzzle, lots of different pieces, not one senior officer solving the whole thing on their own!/5().

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Gallows View is the first Peter Robinson book to feature his famous Alan Bank character and is a very good and enjoyable read. This was is my second reading of the Banks series and I was shocked at how good this book was/5().

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Gallows View (Book): Robinson, Peter: Former London policeman Alan Banks relocates to Yorkshire, seeking some measure of peace. However, depravity and violence are not unique to London: the little village of Eastvale has a Peeping Tom who spies on attractive, unsuspsecting ladies as they prepare for bed.

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The Inspector Banks book series by Peter Robinson includes books Gallows View, A Dedicated Man, A Necessary End, and several more.

See the complete Inspector Banks series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Gallows View is the first novel in Peter Robinson's best-selling Inspector Banks series.

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