The Fifth Floor is the second novel from Michael Harvey, following The Chicago Way, which I reviewed last week. While his first novel read very much like a first novel, The Fifth Flooris much more expertly crafted. Gone are the awkward phrasings, the writing feels much less forced, and the voice is more authentic. The characters […]
The Chicago Way by Michael Harvey has some typical clunky, first-novel mistakes, but is overall solid. There are a few people who wouldn’t particularly care for this book though.