The Silkworm

 

 silkworm Here are many of the real-life locations featured in the pages of The Silkworm, the second book in the Cormoran Strike series. Click on each location for more info.
   

The Albion – A pub in Hammersmith where Strike and Robin have lunch and talk about the case.

   

Barons Court – Underground Tube station nearest Quine and Fancourt’s house on Talgarth Road.

   

The Cambridge – A 19th century pub on Cambridge Circus where Strike and Robin celebrate his birthday.

   

Charing Cross Road/Tottenham Court Road – Roads near Denmark Street.

   

Chelsea Arts Club – Where Roper Chard hosts a party for one of their celebrated authors.

     

Clement Attlee Court — The council housing where Kathryn Kent lives, which her home — Stafford Cripps House — is part of.

   

Denmark Street – The street where Strike’s office (and home) is located.

 

FoylesWhere Robin buys an Owen Quine book.

     

Fulham Palace RoadWhere Elizabeth Tassel lives.

   

The Groucho Club – The private club where Strike interviews Michael Fancourt.

   

Hamleys Toy Shop – Where Strike buys gifts for his nephews and godson.

   

Hazlitt RoadWhere Jerry Waldegrave lives.

   

The Kings Arms – The pub on Roupell St. where Strike and Matthew meet for the first time.

   

Masham – The small market town in Yorkshire that Robin is from.

   

Metro Cafe – A cafe next to Barons Court Tube station, where Strike grabs a couple of coffees.

   

New Scotland Yard – The Metropolitan Police Service’s headquarters, where Strike often finds himself.

     

Pescatori – Where Strike has lunch with Liz Tassel.

     

Piccadilly Circus – The iconic circular thoroughfare in London.

     

The River Cafe – The elegant restaurant where Strike meets his brother Al and does some investigation.

     

Simpson’s-in-the-Strand – Where Strike interviews Jerry Waldegrave.

     

Smithfield Cafe – Where Strike meets Dominic Culpepper early one morning.

     

St. Mawes – The small town in Cornwall where Strike spent half his childhood, and where his Aunt Joan and Uncle Ted still live.

     

Talgarth Road – Where Quine and Fancourt’s house is located.

     

The Tottenham PubStrike’s favorite local pub.

   

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese – Where Strike meets Nina Lascelles.

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