The Midnight Band of of Mercy
The Midnight Band of Mercy
Soho, Sept 2004, 25.00, 384 pp.
Max Greengrass is a stringer for the Herald getting paid by the column inch and he thinks he has the perfect story that will get him a permanent job as a Herald reporter. Someone is killing the stray cats in New York City in 1893 and leaving their bodies in a certain pattern beside particular buildings. He tracks the cat killings which are taking place all over the city t...