Search Results: "Petros Markaris"


BOOK REVIEW

DEADLINE IN ATHENS by Petros Markaris
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2004

"Exasperated Haritos is rarely right in his guesses; the most interesting subplots here are red herrings. The big plus is the warts-and-all portrait of contemporary Athens, just in time for the Summer Olympics."
The first entry in playwright/screenwriter Markaris's police-procedural trilogy confronts a weary Athens homicide chief with a host of dead journalists and Albanians. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

UNCLE PETROS AND GOLDBACH'S CONJECTURE by Apostolos Doxiadis
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"Delightful fun, well-conceived and nicely executed."
An intellectual thriller that manages to convey the high drama and excitement involved in the pursuit of an answer to a mysterious . . . mathematical theorem. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE DEVIL TAKES HALF by Leta Serafim
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2014

"This immersive escapist mystery should put Serafim on the map."
In this auspicious series opener, the chief of police investigates a grisly discovery at a remote archaeological site on the Greek island of Chios. Read full book review >