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Istanbul Passage

CD - unabridged
(12 CDs)
Product Number: CX1918
Released: 01 Nov, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781471210969
Narrator(s): Jefferson Mays
Publisher: W F Howes
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A neutral capital straddling Europe and Asia, Istanbul survived the Second World War as a magnet for refugees and spies, trafficking in secrets and lies. Expatriate American businessman Leon Bauer was drawn into this shadow world, doing undercover odd jobs and courier runs in support of the Allied war effort. Now, as the city prepares for postwar life, Leon is given one last routine assignment. But the job goes fatally wrong...

Author(s): Joseph Kanon
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Original Publish Date: 01 Nov, 2012

Professional reviews

"‘No one writes period fiction with the same style and suspense – not to mention substance – as Joseph Kanon’ SCOTT TUROW on Stardust ‘Kanon’s prose is eminently noir, all cigarette smoke and magnesium flashbulbs’ ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY on Stardust ‘Kanon is fast approaching the complexity and relevance not just of Le Carré and Greene, but even of Orwell: provocative, fully realised fiction that explored, as only fiction can, the reality of history as it is lived by individual men and women’ THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW"

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