Keywords: murder mystery
Year of publication: 2018
Babylon Yasmina Reza Translated by Linda Asher for Didier Martiny The world isnt tidy its a mess. I dont try to make it neat. GARRY WINOGRAND Hes against a wall, in the street. Standing there in suit and tie. He has ears that stick out, a frightened glance, short white hair. Hes thin, narrow shoulders. Hes holding out a maga-zine with the word awake on it. The photo caption reads Jehovahs WitnessLos Angeles. The picture dates from 1955. He looked like a little boy. Hes been dead a long time. He ...
Keywords: crime and mystery french crime novel literary fiction literary fiction in translation literature in translation memory fiction murder mystery murder romance novel in translation Prix Renaudot
D B Gilles
Year of publication: 2012
D.B.Gilles COLDER THAN DEATH To my sister, Kathy, for all her support, love and encouragement over the years. Love is colder than death. Rainer Werner Fassbinder Prologue I wasnt sure if he was going to bury me alive or kill me first, but I knew that one way or another the grave I was digging was my own. He made me dig at gunpoint. So I wouldnt scream, he put duct tape over my mouth, not that I would have been able to utter even a peep, my throat was so dry. He had me stop digging at what seemed ...
Keywords: amateur sleuth Murder murder mystery psychological suspense psychological thriller serial killer small town murder