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The Devotion Of Suspect X

The Devotion Of Suspect X

by Keigo Higashino  
Language: English
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About the Book: The Devotion of Suspect X

A gripping crime novel, The Devotion of Suspect X is a very clever mystery novel originally written in Japanese and translated into English. This is Keigo Higashino's first major English publication. While one already knows who the killer is in the first chapter, the book takes an unexpected turn and leaves the reader gasping in surprise by the time they reach the last chapter.

Yasuko Hanaoka is a divorced, single mother who thought she had finally gotten rid of her abusive ex-husband. She now lives a quiet life, working in a Tokyo bento shop and taking care of her only teenage child. Her life is shattered when her ex-husband appears at her door without warning one day. He tries to extort money from her, threatening both her and her teenaged daughter Misato, and the situation quickly escalates into violence. Now Detective Kusanagi of the Tokyo Police has the most puzzling, mysterious case he has ever investigated.

Nothing in the case makes sense and the detective realises that it will take a genius to understand this particular crime. In steps Dr. Manabu Yukawa, a physicist and college friend who frequently consults with the police. But he too soon realises that he faces his most clever and determined opponent yet.

About the Author: Keigo Higashino

Keigo Higashino is one of the most popular and biggest selling fiction authors in Japan. Born in Osaka, he started writing novels while still working as an engineer at DENSO. He won the Edogawa Rampo Prize in 1985 for the novel Hokago (After School) at age 27. Subsequently, he quit his job and started a career as a writer in Tokyo. Higashino's novels have had more movie and TV series adaptations than Tom Clancy or Robert Ludlum, and as many as Michael Crichton.

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Intricate and beguiling... if you like riddles inside enigmas, it will please you no end.-Guardian

The plot is taut and intriguing... this psychological driver sets it apart from more run-of-the-mill crime thrillers... Agatha Christie would be mightily impressed-Financial Times


Details Of Book : The Devotion Of Suspect X

Book: The Devotion Of Suspect X
ISBN: 0349138737
ISBN-13: 9780349138732
Binding: Paperback
Publishing Date: 2012-02-02
Publisher: Abacus
Number of Pages: 384
Language: English
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