SALVATION OF A SAINT: A DETECTIVE GALILEO NOVEL

SALVATION OF A SAINT: A DETECTIVE GALILEO NOVEL

By: Higashino, Keigo

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From the author of the internationally bestselling, award-winning The Devot ion of Suspect X comes the latest novel featuring "Detective Galileo" In 2011, The Devotion of Suspect X was a hit with critics and readers alike . The first major English language publication from the most popular bestse lling writer in Japan, it was acclaimed as "stunning," "brilliant," and "in genious." Now physics professor Manabu Yukawa--Detective Galileo--returns i n a new case of impossible murder, where instincts clash with facts and the ory with reality. Yoshitaka, who was about to leave his marriage and his wife, is poisoned by arsenic-laced coffee and dies. His wife, Ayane, is the logical suspect--ex cept that she was hundreds of miles away when he was murdered. The lead det ective, Tokyo Police Detective Kusanagi, is immediately smitten with her an d refuses to believe that she could have had anything to do with the crime. His assistant, Kaoru Utsumi, however, is convinced Ayane is guilty. While Utsumi's instincts tell her one thing, the facts of the case are anoth er matter. So she does what her boss has done for years when stymied--she c alls upon Professor Manabu Yukawa. But even the brilliant mind of Dr. Yukawa has trouble with this one, and he must somehow find a way to solve an impossible murder and capture a very r eal, very deadly murderer. Salvation of a Saint is Keigo Higashino at his mind-bending best, pitting emotion against fact in a beautifully plotted crime novel filled with twists and reverses that will astonish and surprise even the most attentive and jaded of readers.

Title: SALVATION OF A SAINT: A DETECTIVE GALILEO NOVEL

Author Name: Higashino, Keigo

Categories: Fiction,

Publisher: Minotaur Books: 2012

ISBN Number: 0349138818

ISBN Number 13: 9780349138817

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000049965