When Charlie is given the chance to make some fast money he jumps at it but things quickly become, well, skewered.
Charlie Bars also appears in the following story, Real Estate, which is also a belter.
Another favorite story is the marvelous supernaturally tinged Hungry Is The Dark. But everyone is a gem.
Skewered: And Other London Cruelties is tightly written with strong, realistic characters and a great sense of place.
Classic Brit Grit crime fiction.