The Toff at the Fair Author:John Creasey A Family Affair! — Richard Rollison - the "Toff" to the underworld and Scotland Yard alike - was disliked but respected by those on the wrong side of the law. Lady Luck seemed always to smile his way, and the smart crook would stay out of his path. But his family considered him nothing more than a silly playboy, and not quite respectable - unti... more »l the unhappy day when the family found itself deep in an evil mess of blackmail,drugs, and perhaps murder!« less
The cast of character in the Toff books are my favorite fictional characters. John Creasey once again weaves a fast paced story that leaves you wanting to read more of his books. A fun read for leisure time.
Fun period mystery. Good for those who like to take a romp through another time. It will seem dated if you don't take the right attitude towards the book! Seems to be set in late 50's. Recommended for a quick read.