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Thirteen hours

Author: Deon Meyer
Publisher: London : Hodder, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Detective Benny Griessel is a legend and a drunk. He has trodden on too many toes to reach the top of the promotion ladder. But when an American backpacker disappears in Capetown, Benny has just thirteen hours to save the girl, save his career and crack down on a conspiracy which threatens the whole country.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deon Meyer
ISBN: 9780340953594 0340953594 0340953608 9780340953600
OCLC Number: 477260512
Language Note: Translated from the Afrikaans.
Awards: Shortlisted for CWA International Dagger 2010.
Description: 412 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: 13 hours
Responsibility: Deon Meyer.
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The finest novel yet from the undisputed king of South African crime writing, winner of the 2011 Boeke Prize in South Africa and shortlisted for the 2010 CWA International Dagger for Best Translated  Read more...

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'A moving, expertly constructed story of a broken man's redemption' -- The Sunday Times on DEVIL'S PEAK 20070701 'One of the sharpest and most perceptive thriller writers around' -- Peter Millar, The Read more...

 
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