Bob Burns Investigates – The Mallorcan Connection

Admirers of Peter Kerr’s Mallorcan semi-autobigraphical travel books will be intrigued by this latest offering. Cosy crime combined with the travel market, is how it’s billed. Kerr’s hero, Bob Burns (and the name should give you a clue as to how seriously to take him) doesn’t quite fit the mould of fictional Scottish detectives or policemen so far introduced to the reading public, although he does share a penchant for unfortunate marriages and a dedication to truth rather than promotion.

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