A serial killer is loose on the streets of London, murdering apparently random members of the gentry with violent abandon. The corpses are each found with their chest cavities cracked open and their hearts removed. It is clear some new and strange contraption is being used to affect this procedure. Charles Bainbridge, Chief Inspector of Scotland Yard, suspects an occult significance to the crimes and brings Newbury and Veronica in to investigate.
Published by Titan Books
Released 12th July 2013
“Newbury and Hobbes novels are popular because they are thrilling reads told in an exciting way; and The Executioner’s Heart continues in this fine tradition.” starburstmagazine.com
“Regardless of it being your first foray into Steampunk or a regular visit, this book should impress equally.” SF Book Reviews