Barcelona Shadows

Young and funny, brims with the air of a classic adventure novel.

CSI meets Jack the Ripper in early 20th century Barcelona: captivating, scary and genre-breaking. In 1917, a monster is abducting and murdering young children. The police are either powerless to prevent this terrible crimes,or indifferent to them, since they concern only the sons and daughters of prostitutes. But Inspector Moises Corvo is determined to stop the outrages.

His inquiries take him on a tour of the Catalan capital,through slum, high-class brothel and casino, and end in a stomach-turning revelation. Barcelona Shadows is based on a true story, found by Barcelona CSI Marc Pastor in the archives of the Barcelona police. 80047440345




Review by: Anne-Lie Månsson Wednesday, May 21, 2014