Something is Rotten

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Review - SOMETHING IS ROTTEN, Adam Sarafis

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Book Title: 
Something is Rotten
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Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9781760067762
Series: 
Matakana
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
New Zealand
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Currently Reading - Something is Rotten, Adam Sarafis

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Started this on the weekend, new book from the collaboration of Linda Olsson and Thomas Sainsbury.

From the Blurb:

When budding writer Brent Taylor dies a horrific death in the Auckland University Library, his friend, sex worker Jade Amaro, refuses to believe it is suicide. She seeks help from Sam Hallberg, a former government advisor on terrorism, now working as a mechanic.

Something is Rotten

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Matakana
(stative) be wary, watchful, on the lookout.


When budding writer Brent Taylor dies a horrific death in the Auckland University Library, his friend, sex worker Jade Amaro, refuses to believe it is suicide. She seeks help from Sam Hallberg, a former government advisor on terrorism, now working as a mechanic.

ISBN: 
9781760067762
Location: 
Auckland
Series: 
Sam Hallberg
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015