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Ou do extraordinary things Things that the rest us of wouldn’t doArty Shaw a genealogist working on a peculiarly British island in the English Channel is asked by a television company to research Helen Valentine's family tree The award winning British actress wants to know the truth about her grandmother's wartime exploits and Arty is her choice to do the digging; which is just fine by Arty When a beautiful blonde like Helen Valentine asks you don't say noArty’s investigation reveals that Helen’s grandmother Kay Marett was half Jewish and running resistance ops against the German forces occupying her Island When Kay disappears in a concentration camp seems to be her likely destination until Arty uncovers

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Black ArtDownload Black Art Author VT Davy Connecfloorcouk I would have married her before I went away to war too just to make sure that someone else didn’t She was beautiful It started in her eyes and spread to the set of her mouth and the tilt of her chin I would have married her before I went away to war too just to make sure that someone else didn’t She was beautiful It started in her eyes and spread to the set of her mouth and the tilt of her chin In both pictures there was a confidence a courage a spirit of defiance Not the “smile though your house is rubble and you’re sleeping in a tube station” spirit of the Blitz but real steel The kind of backbone that would make y

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❰Download❯ ➾ Black Art Author V.T. Davy – Connecfloor.co.uk I would have married her before I went away to war too just to make sure that someone else didn’t She was beautiful It started in her eyes and spread to the set of her mouth and the tilt of her chinA trail stretching from the Island across Europe to Cold War Dresden As Arty learns about Kay’s extraordinary wartime adventures obstacles to the truth begin to appear in the form of a star of the Island’s amateur theatre and two menacing East Europeans in suits Arty must challenge his deepest beliefs to discover what happened to KayWritten in the hard boiled noir style of detective fiction from the 's Arty Shaw is the kind of investigator you want on your side Transsexual and proud of it with a moral code that means breaking the rules now and again and a world weary cynicism that takes nothing at face value Arty won't stop until the truth is out And that can make you unpopular with the wrong sort of peopl

ß connecfloor Born in London Vic Tanner Davy now lives in the Channel Islands When not working in an office crunching numbers Vic is a writerVic has been writing since when his first play And Our Dear Channel Islands about the Occupation and Liberation of Jersey premieredVic’s first novel Black Art featured Arty Shaw the world’s first female to male transgender detective It was named one of Ki.

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  • Shira Glassman

    ß connecfloor Black Art Black Art is a perfectly well constructed piece of noir a Jengalike masterpiece of clues that lead to shocking clues before finally culminating in a payoff and solution that was actually worth the buildup I'm often frustrated by fiction where the resolution whether romantic or suspenseful doesn't stand up to the power of the scenes leading up to it This was not that I was really impressed with how deftly the author laid out the road map to higher and higher stakes never getting ahead of himself The plot starts out with a famous but mysterious actress the most noiriest tropiest character in the book searching for her roots namely her grandmother who may have been captured by the Germans during the second world warI'm a big fan of the idea that marginalized groups previously excluded from representation in all the great beloved forms of fiction should get to have their day with gloriously tropey tropes After all it's incredibly demoralizing to be shut

  • Grammar*Kitten

    ß connecfloor Black ArtI was honoured to have been sent a promotional copy of this novel in return for my honest review In actual fact I was sent the first 20 chapters first to review and then a copy of the paperback when it was launched I couldn't wait the two weeks for the p

  • Brenda

    ß connecfloor Black Art Review of Black Art – launch sample – read 91012The delectable Helen Valentine was a very successful actress and the television company she was working with at the time reuested the expertise of Arty Shaw a genealogist with the Heritage Service incorporating the archives museum and sites of historic interest on the island of Jersey They needed him to help trace Helen’s grandmother who disappeared during the war when the Germans occupied the Island The television crew run by King thought there was a good human interest story to be told but he wanted the information uicklyHelen’s grandmother Katherine Kay Marett was a good looking young woman when she married Clarence LeSueur but Clarey was killed during the Battle of Britain and as the Germans invaded Jersey in Jun

  • L

    ß connecfloor Black ArtIntensely gripping and fascinating this complex mystery is a spectacular historical masterpiece Black Art by V T Davy I clearly envisage as this years bestseller as it is something that is completely original fresh and a truly inspired narrative The mystery and secrets are shrouded beneath an intricately woven veil that carefully is unraveled bit by bit as you uncover about each character; their distinctive past and the history that is connected to it Written in first person the reader follows the protagonist Arty Shaw a genealogist working on a peculiarly British island in the English Channel who begins to delve into the infamous actress Helen Valentine’s family tree Whilst uncovering the past about her grandmother Kay Marett one soon learns that there is than meets the eye as her disappearance in 1942 turns into the most fascinating exploration adventure The search to uncover the truth stretches throughou

  • Robin M.

    ß connecfloor Black ArtConfusingThere was a lot of confusing language The mc speaks a few times about their feminine vs their masculine traits which seems an almost elementary break down of gender the feminine traits are always emotionally based and the masculine seems oonga boonga sex and anger For something that tries to tackle transness it just felt very odd I'm not sure if the author is trans or not so I don't want to go too far with my review of that matter But I will say I've read books that dealt with it much much better and if you'd like some recommendations I love to spread around good booksThe mystery was thin and slow moving up until the end Helen was a boring chara

  • Epiphani

    ß connecfloor Black ArtHistory gender variance mystery and some sexiness all in one book? Yes

  • Andrew

    ß connecfloor Black Artnoir crime fiction featuring hard boiled cynical characters and bleak sleazy settings I can SO picture Humphrey Bogart if he were still alive and in his prime in the role of Black Art's lead character Arty Shaw OK instead of a hard nosed detective our lead character is an archivist He's British rather than American Oh and he was actually born with paired XX chromosomes and was referred to as she for a number of years but medical science is in the processing of correcting that issue for himPlease refer to my review of the first 20 chapters below for additional thoughtsI am very glad that the author V T Davy selected me to pro

  • lafon حمزة نوفل

    ß connecfloor Black Art I was part of the 100 launch ambassadors for this book which was provided to me by the authorpublisher in exchange for an honest reviewThere are many perils associated with reviewing a book