Murder in the Rue de Paradis

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Soho Press, 2008 - Fiction - 305 pages
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Aimée is thrilled when her one-time lover, Yves, an investigative journalist, returns from his assignment in Egypt and proposes marriage. But after a single night of bliss, his body is discovered in a Paris doorway. His throat has been slit. Aimée is determined to avenge him. The trail leads to a sleeper jihadist and embroils her in Turkish and Kurdish politics.

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User Review  - BALE - LibraryThing

Based on reviews of her work, I thought Cara Black would write a more sophisticated murder mystery. She does make a few -somewhat- profound cultural observations, but they are second to the novel's intent. An "okay" read. Read full review

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User Review  - elvisettey - LibraryThing

This particular Aimee Leduc perhaps bites off a little more than it can chew. The Leduc novels in general embrace a vibrant and multicultural Paris, which is generally one thing that makes them ... Read full review


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Cara Black, author of the New York Times Bestselling Aimée Leduc series, is a frequent visitor to Paris; this is her eighth mystery set there. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and son.

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