Depeschen mit dem Leitwort Kate Colquhoun

„It reads like a 19th-century version of a “Law & Order” episode,(…)“
Sarah Halzack about Murder in the First-Class Carriage: The First Victorian Railway Killing by Kate Colquhoun. Her review at

New in crime writing: several stories either written in the 19th century, or, with P.D. JamesDeath Comes to Pemberley and Anthony Horowitz’s The House of Silk, new novels that pay homage to great 19th-century writers. And Kate Colquhoun’s Murder in the First-Class Carriage recounts a sensational true case of 19th-century murder. Read the reviews by Adam Woog at