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Inhaltsangabe: When a Turkish laborer is stabbed to death in Frankfurt's red light district, the local polcie see no need to work overtime. But when the laborer's wife comes to him for help, wise-cracking detective Kemal Kayankaya, a Turkish immigrant himself, smells a rat. The dead man wasn't the kind of guy who spent time with prostitutes. What gives? The deeper he digs, the more Kayankaya finds that the vitim was a good guy, a poor immigrant just trying to look out for his family. So who wanted him dead, and why? On the way to find out, Kayankaya has run-ins with prostitutes and drug addicts, gets beaten up by anonymous thugs, survives a gas attack, and suffers several close encounters with a Fiat.
And then there's the police cover-up he stumbles upon ...
Über den Autor:
JAKOB ARJOUNI was born in Frankfurt in 1964. He has written novels, plays, screenplays, and the mystery series featuring Turkish P.I. Kemal Kayankaya, including the books Kismet; More Beer; Happy Birthday Turk!; and One man, One Murder, which won the German Thriller Award. His novel Magic Hoffmann was shortlisted for the IMPAC Award. He lives in Germany and France.
ANSELM HOLLO is the author of more than thirty books, most recently the essay collection Caws & Causeries and Notes on the Possibilities and Attractions of Existence: New and Selected Poems 1965-2000, which received the San Francisco Poetry Center's Book Award for 2001. His translation of Pentii Saarikoski's Trilogy received the 2004 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award from the Academy of American Poets.
Buchbeschreibung Oldcastle Books Ltd Aug 2013, 2013. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 198x126x22 mm. Neuware - 188 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781842437810