River of The Dead (Inspector Ikmen Mystery 11)

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Headline, May 13, 2010 - Fiction - 272 pages
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The chilling psycho-mystery from the highly-acclaimed and award-winning author Barbara Nadel.

Convicted murderer and drug baron Yusuf Kaya has escaped from Istanbul prison. He appears to have had inside help. Ikmen is called to investigate Kaya's contacts in the city, while Inspector Suleyman heads to Kaya's home town of Mardin, a dangerous city in the south east of Turkey. As Ikmen delves deeper into Kaya's past, the body count continues to rise. It's not long before the two Inspectors are caught up in a terrifying web of arms and drug running, terrorism, blackmail and murder...

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User Review  - MikeFinn - LibraryThing

This is the 11th book in the series about Turkish policeman, Inspector Cetin Ikman yet Barbara Nadel manages to keep the mix fresh. This time, the setting for most of the action moves to the mystic ... Read full review

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User Review  - chicory - LibraryThing

A complex plot makes this book a little hard to follow. The sub=theme of families, their ties and their secrets, is well done and at times painfully fascinating. The larger -lot is a reminder to the ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Trained as an actress, Barbara Nadel used to work in mental health services. Born in the East End of London, she now writes full time and has been a visitor to Turkey for over twenty years. She received the Crime Writers' Association Silver Dagger for her novel DEADLY WEB, and the Swedish Flintax Prize for historical crime fiction for her first Francis Hancock novel, LAST RITES.
To find out more, follow Barbara on Twitter @BarbaraNadel or visit her website www.barbara-nadel.com

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