The Monkey House

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Bantam Press, 1996 - Detective and mystery stories - 286 pages
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Set in Sarajevo, this is the story of a detective in the Bosnian police who discovers the murder of a woman living in a bombed-out building. His determination to solve the murder draws him into a political underworld.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

An impressive if bleak first novel from Reuters correspondent Fullerton, whose protagonist is an existential detective under fire from all quarters during the early winter of 1993 in war-torn Sarajevo ... Read full review

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In a fiction debut touted as the first thriller about the war in Bosnia, journalist Fullerton introduces Sarajevo Police Superintendant Russo, a Croat investigating the death of a Serb informant as the city explodes around him. Read full review


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