Author: Ben Aaronovitch
Publication date: 08/11/2011
This is London as you’ve never seen it before.
A city full of wonders and terrors.
London is a city of ancient secrets, a city haunted by its past. A city where you are never far away
from the magic.
And now meet the person who will show you the city you never suspected . . .
My name is Peter Grant, and I used to be a probationary constable in that mighty army for justice known to all right-thinking people as the Metropolitan Police Service, and to everyone else as the Filth.
My story really starts when I tried to take a witness statement from a man who was already dead.
There is something dark at the heart of the city I love . . .