Book review: The Man who was Thursday by G K Chesterton, 1908

What a great title for a novel. Set in the early years of the 20th century, ‘The Man who was Thursday’ is subtitled ‘A Nightmare’, which gives a clue to the novel’s eventual denouement. Gabriel Syme, a newly recruited, not to say unusual police detective, infiltrates a gang of anarchists, and within hours has securedContinue reading “Book review: The Man who was Thursday by G K Chesterton, 1908”