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Nights of awe

Author: Harri Nykänen; Kristian London
Publisher: London : Bitter Lemon Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the period known as the Days of Awe that lead up to Yom Kippur, Ariel Kafka, inspector in the Violent Crime Unit of the Helsinki police and one of two Jewish policemen in Finland, is confronted with the most difficult case of his career. Two Arabs are killed near the capital and shortly after Kafka discovers two more bodies at an Iraqi-owned garage. Are these deaths evidence of gang warfare or international  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Finnish fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harri Nykänen; Kristian London
ISBN: 9781904738923 1904738923
OCLC Number: 755072888
Language Note: Translated from the Finnish.
Notes: "A case for Ariel Kafka of Helsini's violent crime unit"--Cover.
Description: 252 pages ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Ariel.
Responsibility: Harri Nykanen ; translated by Kristian London.

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Eccentric Jewish policeman Ariel Kafka investigates the murder of four Arabs in the long darkness of Helsinki nights.  Read more...

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"An outstanding plot, an entertaining read. Give us more Inspector Kafka novels from the far North" Frankische Zeitung "Nykanen writes clever dialogue and his laconic humour is an enjoyment for Read more...

 
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