bokrecensioner boktips

Tonight I said Goodbye

Författare: Michael Koryta
Genre: Crime Fiction
ISBN: 031293209X


Begagnade:
Köp begagnad på bokbörsen

A remarkable debut from the winner of the 2003 SMP/PWA Prize for Best First PI Novel, this tale involves two private investigators searching for a young girl and her mother after the child's father is found dead of an apparent suicide
Medelbetyg: 3 (1 röster)
Betygsätt:
Bok recensioner av Tonight I said Goodbye :
2008-04-16 10:21

Nice work!

My first face-to-face with Michael Koryta and I’m, to say the least, impressed. Take into consideration that “Tonight I said Goodbye” was written when the author was 20 years of age and published one year after, and you have to add a “very” before the word “impressed”. Don’t you think?

According to Michael Koryta he was blown away when he read “Gone Baby Gone” of Dennis Lehane. And who can blame him, that book is perhaps Dennis Lehane’s strongest work in the Kenzie/Gennaro series.

Other writers who have influenced him are R. Chandler, D. Hammett and M. Connelly, amongst others. That should tell you the goal Michael Koryta is aiming for.

― I’ve already ordered the next book in the series, “Sorrow's Anthem”


Cheers
CristianHC
Betyg 3
Liknande böcker:
The Priest
 G. ODonovan
The Dying Breed
 D. Hughes
Arctic Chill
 A. Indridason
Blood Hollow
 W. Kent Krueger
The Anniversary Man
 R. Ellory
Saints of New York
 R. Ellory
Three Stations
 M. Cruz Smith
The Hanging Garden
 I. Rankin
Lie in the Dark
 D. Fesperman
The Whisperers
 J. Connolly