By Esmahan Aykol
"What concerns is that [Esmahan] Aykol makes use of the style to inform us a bit extra in regards to the international than we’re used to listening to from extra advertisement writers."Newsday
"A incredible novel approximately Istanbul. The Turkish lifestyle, prejudices, males, politics, corruptionEsmahan Aykol writes approximately most of these with a mild and funny touch."Petros Markaris, writer of Che dedicated Suicide and Zone Defence
"Bubbling with hedonism, enthusiasm, love of lifestyles and books, this could be crucial studying for these holidaying in Turkey, viewers to Istanbul, and fanatics of crime novels."Hamburger Abendblatt
This debut by means of a tender Turkish lady novelist is determined in her cherished Istanbul. The heroine, Kati Hirschel, is a foreigner and proud proprietor of the one secret bookstall on the town. while the director of a movie starring an old style buddy is located murdered in his inn room, Kati can't face up to the temptation to begin her personal maverick research. in spite of everything, her good friend Petra is the police's central suspect, and studying all these detective novels should have taught Kati something.
This suspenseful story of homicide incorporates a heroine who's humorous, feisty and undresses males in her brain extra frequently than she would favor. It makes use of humor, social remark, or even erotic fable to reveal Western prejudices approximately Turkey, in addition to Turkish stereotyping of alternative Europeans.
Esmahan Aykol was once born in 1970 in Edirne, Turkey. She was once a journalist for a few Turkish courses and radio stations. After a stint as a bartender she grew to become to fiction writing. Hotel Bosphorus is her first novel and may be through others that includes Kati Hirschel.
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