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Dead before dying : a novel

Author: Deon Meyer; Madeleine Van Biljon
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Someone in Cape Town has chosen a conspicuous murder weapon--a century-old German handgun, with ancient bullets to match, bullets that tear through flesh and bone. The killer has a preferred method: one shot to the head and one shot to the chest, leaving a rapidly rising number of dead. For Captain Mat Joubert, this might be the last chance to prove that his life's slow spiral will not pull him under and sink him at  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deon Meyer; Madeleine Van Biljon
ISBN: 0316000132 9780316000130
OCLC Number: 61131855
Notes: "First published in English in 1999 by Hodder and Stoughton"--T.p. verso.
Description: 342 p. ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: Feniks.
Responsibility: Deon Meyer ; translated by Madeleine van Biljon.
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This brilliantly atmospheric new suspense novel from a rising African thriller writer is about a detective racing to solve a terrifying series of murders. Film rights have been sold to Jungle Media  Read more...

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