Deep Waters (Inspector Ikmen Mystery 4)

Deep Waters (Inspector Ikmen Mystery 4) : A chilling murder mystery in Istanbul

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A man's body, virtually decapitated, is found by the Bosphorus. His identity card names him as Rifat Berisha, an Albanian. The family is impenetrable but when Inspector Cetin Ikmen, whose mother was Albanian, consults his cousin, Samsun, he's left in little doubt that Berisha's death is likely to be the result of a fis, an implacable blood feud between rival Albanian families. Which means the blood already shed will have to be avenged. And if the Berishas or their enemies discover Ikmen is from a noted Albanian clan, some of the spilt blood might be his...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 110 x 178 x 28mm | 240.4g
  • Headline Book Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New
  • None
  • 0747267197
  • 9780747267195
  • 241,110

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Mixing Ikmen's police work with parapsychology, blood and intuition makes for a read that is as riveting as it is undeniably disturbing Good Book Guide
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It's the characters more than the mystery which makes this series so fascinating * Sunday Telegraph * Intelligent and captivating...recalls Michael Dibdin's Aurelio Zen * Sunday Times * Mixing Ikmen's police work with parapsychology, blood and intuition makes for a read that is as riveting as it is undeniably disturbing * Good Book Guide *
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About Barbara Nadel

Trained as an actress, Barbara Nadel used to work in mental health services. Born in the East End of London, she now writes full time and has been a visitor to Turkey for over twenty years. She received the Crime Writers' Association Silver Dagger for her novel DEADLY WEB, and the Swedish Flintax Prize for historical crime fiction for her first Francis Hancock novel, LAST RIGHTS.
To find out more, follow Barbara on Twitter @BarbaraNadel or visit her website www.barbara-nadel.com
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333 ratings
3.96 out of 5 stars
5 28% (93)
4 45% (149)
3 23% (78)
2 3% (11)
1 1% (2)
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