Inner city murder crosses two continents...
Barbara Nadel''s gripping Turkish crime novel tackles the treacherous and seedy underworld of Detroit''s gang warfare. Dead of Night is the fourteenth thriller in the critically acclaimed Inspector Ikmen series, sure to enthral fans of Anne Zouroudi and Peter May.
''In the fascinating company of Inspector Ikmen... Inter-gang drug war and racial prejudice are only two of the ingredients stirred into the incendiary mix that is Dead of Night'' - Good Book Guide
Inspectors Cetin Ikmen and Mehmet Suleyman from Istanbul are sent to a policing conference in Detroit, but little can prepare them for the corruption that lies at its heart. When Ezekial Goins, an elderly man of Turkish descent approaches them to crack the long-unsolved murder of his son, a quiet trip takes a far more sinister turn. As they delve deeper into the case, the pair find themselves immersed in a terrifying world of inter-gang drug war and racial prejudice that puts them in mortal danger, and forces Ikmen to confront some demons of his own...
What readers are saying about Dead of Night:
''Dead of Night is a spider web of a book: lots of sticky strands perfectly woven together''
''One of the best books in the series''
''Nadel''s Detroit is vividly rendered and clearly well researched. She skilfully excavates the unexpected links within the city''s fractured communities''