Compared to the two prior novels in this series, Career of Evil includes some pretty intense and graphic violence, almost entirely against women and children – sexual violence and it’s by serial psychopathic personalities and pedophiles. NOT my favorite kind of crime novel.
That said, I actually finished it (stayed up very late finishing it!) because … well … I do so love Cormoran Strike and his assistant Robin Ellacott. And Rowling/Galbraith is a very good writer. Had it not been for those that combination I would’ve scratched this one quick. But the way Cormoran and Robin met and solved the mystery of the super-model’s death in the first novel, The Cuckoo’s Calling, enchanted me. And then the pair went on to solve the literary mystery of The Silkworm – that was an A+. >>>>MORE>>>>