Rather Be the Devil –Ian Rankin

         Rather Be the Devil –Ian Rankin, Hachette audio, (9781478968603), 2017

Format: cd audiobook

Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5

Genre: Mystery

What did you like about the book? Retired detective, John Rebus, has become involved in investigating an old unsolved murder of a wealthy socialite. Ger Cafferty, a big crime boss that Rebus has known for many, many years, also plays a major part in the story. DI Siobhan Clarke, who used to work with Rebus, is also here. There is all manner of intrigue, false leads and personal stories that should totally satisfy fans of Ian Rankin and John Rebus. Expertly read by the familiar voice of James MacPherson.

Anything you did not like about this book? No.

To whom would you recommend this book? Give this to Ian Rankin’s many fans and also to those looking for an excellent mystery that is also touched with humor.

Who should buy this book? Public and high school libraries

Where would you shelve it? Adult audiobooks, mystery

Should we (librarians) put this on the top of our “to read” piles? Yes.

Reviewer’s Name, Library (or school), City: Katrina Yurenka, Moderator, Youth Services Book Review

Date of review: 4/03/2017

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