Review: Death of the Mantis: A Detective Kubu Mystery

Editorial Review - - Joe Hartlaub

Opening Michael Stanley's new book is like opening a door and greeting a wonderful friend who visits you once a year or so. The friend in this case is Assistant Superintendent David “Kubu” Bengu, a Botswana police detective, a man of massive size, appetite and personality. Kubu (the nickname means “hippopotamus” in the Setswana language) is one of those people possessed of a quiet but immense ... Read full review

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User Review  - MichaelKelberer - LibraryThing

Liked this a lot, especially after it starting picking up steam in the second half. Really transported me to Botswanna. Read full review

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