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Ben Aaronovitch

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Ben Aaronovitch is the author of the PC Peter Grant series of novels (Rivers of London, Moon Over Soho, Whispers Under Ground and the most recent, Broken Homes).

He was born and raised in London, where he still resides, and his love for the city is reflected throughout the series.

Ben has also previously written for television and worked as a bookseller.

Find out more on his website, or follow him on Twitter @Ben_Aaronovitch.

You can also find out more about each of his books by clicking on their titles above.

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Listen the one of our favourite sections of Broken Homes!

It’s the final week of Cityread and we thought we’d share another favourite audio selection from a bit further along in the Peter Grant series. Our  next clip – is a wonderful little of piece from Broken Homes (the fourth book in the Peter Grant series) where a somewhat perplexed Peter Grant has to deal with a man who accidentally set light to his Grand-daughter’s birthday party…

Broken Homes is out now in paperbackeBook and audio … More

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Listen to an exciting extract from Whispers Under Ground!

It’s week four of Cityread and for those of you who might have already finished Rivers of London we thought we’d share one of our favourite selections from the third book in the Peter Grant Mysteries: Whispers Under Ground.

Beware the Central line … It’s a brilliant section that is superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

Whispers Under Ground is out now in paperback, eBook and audio download.

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

Check out what Team Gollancz are reading over the weekend..

Amy – Rivers of London

Emily – Monstrous Regiment

Charlie – Othergirl

Marcus - Arthur C. Clarke The Collected Stories

Jen – Murder is Bad Manners

Gillian – L’ange de la Nuit

Simon – the 13 1/2 lives of Captain Bluebear

Let us know what you’ll be reading this weekend in the comments below!

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Listen to a thrilling extract from Moon Over Soho

It’s week three of Cityread and for those of you who might have already finished Rivers of London we thought we’d share one of our favourite selections from the second book in the Peter Grant Mysteries: Moon Over Soho.

 

Training, explosions, and hunting for vestigia in Soho pubs… It’s a lovely section superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

Moon Over Soho is out now in paperback, eBook and audio download.

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Listen to the first chapter of Rivers of London

It’s week two of Cityread London 2015 and we’re continuing the celebrations by sharing one of our favourite audio extracts from Rivers of London with you.

Let us set the scene for you:

It’s a cold, wet January morning, and PC Peter Grant faces an unlikely witness to an unusual murder…

Listen to the first chapter of Rivers of  London, the first book in Ben Aaronovitch’s bestselling Peter Grant series, superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

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