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The devotion of suspect X

Author: Keigo Higashino; Alexander O Smith
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Yasuko Hanaoka thought she had escaped her abusive ex-husband Togashi. When he shows up one day, the situation quickly escalates and Togashi ends up dead. Yasuko's next-door-neighbor Ishigami offers his help, not only disposing of the body, but plotting the cover-up as well.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Yasuko (Fictitious character) Hanaoka; Ishigami (Fictitious character) Hanaoka; Manabu (Fictitious character) Yukawa
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keigo Higashino; Alexander O Smith
ISBN: 9780312375065 0312375069 9781250002693 1250002699
OCLC Number: 651912889
Awards: Short-listed for Edgar Allan Poe Awards (Novel) 2012
Description: 298 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Yōgisha X no kenshin.
Responsibility: Keigo Higashino ; translated by Alexander O. Smith with Elye J. Alexander.

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Yasuko Hanaoka thought she had escaped her abusive ex-husband Togashi. When he shows up one day, the situation quickly escalates and Togashi ends up dead. Yasuko's next-door-neighbor Ishigami offers  Read more...

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"Higashino won Japan's Naoki Prize for Best Novel with this stunning thriller about miscarried human devotion, a bestseller in Japan. The author successfully combines unquestionable reasoning with Read more...

 
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