Depeschen mit dem Leitwort Handsome Brute

»Since The Suspicions of Mr Whicher there has been a mini-vogue for books about real-life murders, in which the ultimate transgression is examined in the context of the society where it took place.«

Laura Thompson

True Crime: Sean O’Connor’s new book about Neville Heath, who killed two young women, does a very fine job of placing him in the world through which he briefly passed, says Laura Thompson. Her review of Handsome Brute: The Story of a Ladykiller by Sean O’Connor you can read at The Telegraph.