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Zen and the Art of Murder - A Black Forest Investigation

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@2@@20@** NOW SHORTLISTED FOR THE CWA INTERNATIONAL DAGGER**@21@@3@@2@@20@"Gripping" @18@Tatler@19@@21@@3@@2@@20@The first in a thrilling new crime series set in Germany - the Black Forest Investigations @21@@3@@2@Louise Boni, maverick chief inspector with the Black Forest crime squad, is struggling with her demons. Divorced at forty-two, she is haunted by the shadows of the past. @3@@2@Dreading yet another a dreary winter weekend alone, she receives a call from the departmental chief which signals the strangest assignment of her career - to trail a Japanese monk wandering through the snowy wasteland to the east of Freiburg, dressed only in sandals and a cowl. She sets off reluctantly, and by the time she catches up with him, she discovers that he is injured, and fearfully fleeing some unknown evil. When her own team comes under fire, the investigation takes on a terrifying dimension, uncovering a hideous ring of child traffickers. The repercussions of their crimes will change the course of her own life.@3@@2@Oliver Bottini is a fresh and exciting voice in the world of crime fiction in translation; the Rhine borderlands of the Black Forest are a perfect setting for his beautifully crafted mysteries.@3@@2@@20@Translated from the German by Jamie Bulloch@21@@3@

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Authors Oliver Bottini
Assisted by Jamie Bulloch (Translation)
Publisher Quercus Publishing
Languages English
Product format Paperback
Released 31.08.2018
EAN 9780857057365
ISBN 978-0-85705-736-5
No. of pages 384
Dimensions 129 mm x 198 mm x 18 mm
Series Louise Bonì
The Black Forest Investigations
The Black Forest Investigations
Louise Bonì
Subjects Fiction > Suspense > Crime fiction, thrillers, espionage

FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural, FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths, Germany, TRAVEL / Europe / Germany, Fiction in translation, Crime and mystery: women sleuths

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