I'm coming over all fanboy on the subject of the above book at CRIMESQUAD
Here's a wee taster ...
"There is richness to this
man’s writing that cannot fail to delight. He specialises in imbuing his
characters with certainty of action, even while their motives are conflicted - and he is the master of an oblique dialogue that in the hands of someone less
skilled would serve only to confuse, but with Burke it never fails to enlighten
Eeesh, sounds like I almost know what I'm talking about. For the full bhoona go click on the above link. You know you want to.