By Craig Russell
Craig Russell is a British-born novelist and brief tale author. His Hamburg-set mystery sequence that includes detective Jan Fabel has been translated into 23 languages. Russell speaks fluent German and has a distinct curiosity in post-war German background. His books, quite the Fabel sequence, are likely to contain ancient or mythological themes.
In February 2007, Russell used to be presented the Polizeistern (Police megastar) by way of the Hamburg Police, the one non-German ever to have bought this accolade. In June 2007, Russell was once shortlisted for the 20,000 CWA Duncan Lawrie Gold Dagger, the world's greatest literary prize for crime fiction. He used to be the winner of the 2008 CWA Dagger within the Library.
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The first lady had her lungs ripped out. while a similar grotesque ritualistic strategy used to be used back, it used to be transparent that an identical killer used to be accountable. yet there is not any targeted proof to hyperlink the 2 instances, with the exception of the tantalising electronic mail. In his first crime novel, Craig Russell introduces us to a brand new detective hero, Jan Fabel -half-Scottish, half-German -a guy of sense of right and wrong and mind's eye. Russell has additionally created a richly textured state of affairs the place town of Hamburg performs a critical position -it is a urban the place the previous Germany combines more and more with the hot, the place gangs from Turkey and the Ukraine conflict for supremacy. Blood Eagle is a violently fascinating mystery and Fabel's determined try and resolve the case ahead of extra sufferers are chanced on, steadily uncovers layer upon layer of intrigue. How can he song a assassin who leaves no path, whose sufferers look purposefully random and whose purpose reaches a ways past greed and lust, into the darkest recesses of the human soul?
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Blood Eagle by Craig Russell