Catch-up Comic Book Reviews – Rivers of London: Night Witch #1

Written by Ben Aaronovitch & Andrew Cartmel Art by Lee Sullivan Colours by Luis Guerrero Letters by Rob Steen Edited by Steve White Published by Titan Comics The Rivers of London series of books is really terrific, telling the adventures of Constable Peter Grant as he becomes the first new member in years of the Folly, the branch of the Metropolitan police that deals with crimes to do with magic. I’ve been a big fan of it and Ben Aaronovitch since the first book back in 2012; I even went to see him at Manor House library, where he was […]

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Notes On A Book: Rivers Of London

By Ben Aaronovitch Peter Grant is a young constable in the Metropolitan Police Service; while standing guard over a crime scene of a murder in Covent Garden in the middle of the night, he talks to a witness to the crime. The only trouble is that the witness is a ghost. This leads Peter to discover that there is magic in the world and that there is a special unit within the police dedicated to controlling all aspects of the supernatural, including the god and goddess of the Thames, vampires, and some sort of demonic entity that is possessing Londoners […]

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