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A killing winter

Wayne Arthurson

A killing winter

by Wayne Arthurson

  • 83 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Forge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Journalists,
  • Compulsive gamblers

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWayne Arthurson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.4.A884 K55 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25018595M
    ISBN 109780765324184
    LC Control Number2011033167

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A Killing Winter is a very gritty crime novel set in Kyrgyzstan. Inspector Akyl Borubaev is tasked by the Minister of Security to solve the murder of his daughter, but corruption, a tough political and economical environment, and a brutal underworld make that difficult/5.

In A Killing Winter, we looked to Kyrgyzstan for a unique and most interesting setting. Tom Callaghan’s first book with Inspector Akyl Borubaev as the central character reads well. Kyrgyzstan, as our readers know, is the mountainous Central Asian republic (wedged between China and Uzbekistan), once part of the former Soviet Union/5(89).

A Killing Winter Hardcover – Ap by Wayne Arthurson (Author)/5(3). A Killing Winter introduces a great new detective in the cynical and no-nonsense Inspector Borubaev, who, having lost his wife to cancer, has a cavalier attitude to danger and authority.

The setting in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek is a real eye-opener, and the author tells us a lot about the country, its uneasy relations with its neighbours, and the hangover from its days as a Soviet Republic/5(89).

A Killing Winter is ok but it's not as literary as The Waterman's Daughter, which I really liked, or as polished as A Trick of Light, which I also very much enjoyed. Mysteries aren't my first choice for reading so I The first book in this series is well regarded so I was looking forward to jumping in at book two and then going back to book one/5.

He attended the Emirates LitFest Crime Workshop given by Mark Billingham: the result is A Killing Winter, the first novel in a series featuring Kyrgyz Murder Squad Inspector Akyl Borubaev, published worldwide in English by Quercus/5().

Buy A Killing Winter: An Inspector Akyl Borubaev Thriller (1) by Callaghan, Tom (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: Sadly A Killing Winter is not that book. The premise is brilliant and it starts off quite promising however it quickly goes down hill.

Callaghan seems to have a fascination of including more gore and violence than is reasonably necessary, and his character really is rather cliched/5().

A KILLING WINTER by More by Wayne Arthurson. BOOK REVIEW. which is not so much off the books as against the books. Heavner isn’t exactly mollified when Tempe, aided by retired police detective Skinny Slidell and a host of experts, puts a name to the dead man.

Author: Wayne Arthurson. "A Killing Snow" is inspired by the tragic blizzard of"a nice dramatic backdrop for a novel," this writing duo thought. So did the unpublished memoirs Roger had in his possession from his great-great-uncle Michael Hileman Jr., who lived from to /5(3). Winter Kills is a black comic novel by Richard Condon, exploring the assassination of a U.S.

President. It was published in The novel parallels the death of. 'A Killing Winter' is the debut crime novel by Tom Callaghan, featuring Kyrgyz detective Akyl Borubaev.

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A KILLING WINTER. CHAPTER 1. Fresh blood is especially vivid against snow. Even on a moonless, starless night like tonight, when it spills thick and dark, like oil leaking from the rusting sump of an abandoned Moskvitch.

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You can read it in one night or a couple of days at most but what you've read will stay with you far longer. Synopsis 'Even better than Child Akyl Borubaev is a terrific creation' Anthony HorowitzTHE KYRGYZ WINTER REMINDS US THAT THE PAST IS NEVER DEAD, SIMPLY WAITING TO AMBUSH US AROUND THE NEXT CORNER When Inspector Akyl Borubaev of Bishkek Murder Squad arrives at the brutal murder scene of a young woman, all evidence hints at a sadistic serial killer on the hunt for.

The sequel to Fall from Grace, "a genre-bender, its twists all the more startling for being unexpected" --Booklist Leo Desroches, a half-Cree, half-French-Canadian reporter in Edmonton, returns in A Killing Winter, the sequel to Wayne Arthurson's lauded debut murder mystery Fall from Grace.

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A killing winter. [Tom Callaghan] -- In this stylish neo-noir set in the mountainous Central Asian republic of Kyrgyzstan, hard-bitten inspector Akyl Borubaev mourns the recent death of his beloved wife--the only humanizing force in his.

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