The Silent Cry: A William Monk Novel by Anne PerryThe Silent Cry: A William Monk Novel by Anne Perry

The Silent Cry: A William Monk Novel

byAnne Perry

Paperback | September 28, 2010

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Deep in London’s dangerous slums, Victorians transact their most secret and shameful business. For a price, a man can procure whatever he wants. But for one such man, the price he pays is his life. In sunless Water Lane, respected solicitor Leighton Duff lies dead, kicked and beaten to death. Beside him is the barely living body of his son, Rhys. The police cannot fathom these brutal assaults until shrewd investigator William Monk, aided by nurse-turned-sleuth Hester Latterly, uncovers a connection between them and a series of rapes and beatings of local prostitutes. But then the case takes an even more shocking turn.

Anne Perry is the bestselling author of two acclaimed series set in Victorian England: the William Monk novels, including Blind Justice and A Sunless Sea, the Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novels, including Death on Blackheath and Midnight at Marble Arch. She is also the author of a series of five World War I novels, as well as eleven holi...
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Title:The Silent Cry: A William Monk NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8 × 5.2 × 0.7 inPublished:September 28, 2010Publisher:Random House Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0345514068

ISBN - 13:9780345514066

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“[Perry’s] early-Victorian series . . . has deepened and darkened its insights into the social evils that burdened London’s underclasses.”—The New York Times Book Review

“The action careers between the low- and high-born in Victorian society. The denouement is shocking, and the characters are so richly drawn that you’ll miss them when they’re gone.”—Los Angeles Times