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The body snatcher

Author: Patrícia Melo; Clifford E Landers
Publisher: London : Bitter Lemon Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One bright Sunday, alone on the banks of the Paraguay River, the narrator witnesses the fatal crash of a small plane. He finds a kilo of cocaine in the dead pilot's backpack and pockets it along with the pilot's expensive watch. Thus begins the protagonist's long slide into corruption. When police locate the crash site, the pilot's body is missing and a large-scale search ensues. Our hero, now involved in a busted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Noir fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrícia Melo; Clifford E Landers
ISBN: 9781908524539 1908524537
OCLC Number: 907113263
Notes: Translation of: Ladrão de cadáveres.
Description: 189 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Ladrão de cadáveres.
Responsibility: Patrícia Melo ; translated by Clifford E. Landers.

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A dead pilot and a kilo of cocaine are found by our hero in the wreck of a small plane. Pressured by a Bolivian drug gang our man agrees to give up the body of the pilot to his family for serious  Read more...

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Praise for The Body Snatcher: "An excellent and atypical book, a fantastic adventure."--Huffington Post Canada "An explosive mixture of dread, greed and corruption. You won't put it down until Read more...

 
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