Paul Sussman è 7 reviewE their joint investigation of the murder of a woman in an Armenian Cathedral in the Old City of Jerusalem They uncover a network of crime and abuse
which has its origins in an ancient Egyptian mystery and includes the world s oldest sinsI would recommendhas its origins in an ancient Egyptian mystery and includes the world s oldest sinsI would recommend of Paul Sussman s novels but this book is superb There is something extraordinarily poignant in the tales of these two men Khalifa and Ben Roe This is a novel about amily and death How terrible that Paul Sussman should have died in May this year aged just45 just weeks before The Labyrinth s publication It is a marvellous novel but when you close the A Day in the Budwig Diet final page reelingrom its revelations there is also great sorrow in knowing that there can be no The Lambs To The Slaughter full review is now up on For Winter Nights an exellent bookinteresting and thrilling with lots of historical and political information plus lovable characters Really interesting book Lots ofacts history and current politic through the World Really liked it and makes me sad that it ended A book I would have liked to take on holiday with me just to be able to read without the interferences of everyday life Starting In Luxor Egypt in Luxor Egypt 1931 with a young boy witnessing something distressing and moving uickly to the present day with a murder in the Armenian uarter of the Old City of Jerusalem the investigation ans out in what appears to be unlinked ways Confronting in the descriptions of the seedy side of life and some of the language also not to my taste however the story is so convoluted and good that you just have to know what is going to happen nextA look at corporate greed the politics of middle eastern countries greed the politics of middle eastern countries the animosity that exists between different cultures and religions The personal stories within the story are intertwined with ease and only add to the depth of the main characters An excellent very well written book I was torn between a 4 or 5 star rating. St in the 1930s This Egyptologist was said to have uncovered a giant labyrinth like gold mine of incredible riches written about in the works of Herodotus But what connection could this gold mine have with Kleinberg's murderWith a plot that moves rom Israel to Egypt to Vancouver to Romania The Labyrinth of Osiris is an intelligent gripping novel rom an internationally acclaimed master of thriller writin. He way a lot of the discoveries are made through good old fashioned police work investigating connections exploring paperwork and using the brainPaul Sussman police work investigating connections exploring paperwork and using the brainPaul Sussman a great eye of detail and obviously
Loves This Region Of Thethis region of the I eel like I could navigate both Luxor and Jerusalem just using this story as a map and guidebook However on occasion knowing that the exact address of every place Slate (Rebel Wayfarers MC, feels like too much detail and not overly relevant to the story While a little slow at the beginning the pace picks up considerably towards the end with an exciting and emotionalew pages This is an intelligent thriller with a uniue setting and a well woven plot and one I would recommend or those wanting to try something a little different Won through a Goodreads GiveawayThis is the irst novel I have read by the late Paul Sussman but it will not be the last Although it s saddening that this collection of stories involving Yusuf Khalifa and Arieh Ben Roi I look Do I Owe You Money? The Collected Memoirs of Ian Mosley forward to reading the other two books that preceded this one The story is told in such a atmospheric and descriptive manner that it s hard not toeel like I m
In The Deserts Of Egyptthe deserts of Egypt on the streets of Another EL SUTIL ARTE DE QUE (CASI TODO) TE IMPORTE UNA MIERDA (HARPERCOLLINS) fantastic read The anti ueer parts were just tiring I don t know if we re expected by the author to sympathise with those ideas of Ben Roi s I would guess not but it s just tiring as a ueer reader I wish Zisky was a prominent character Paul Sussman journalist and archaeologist brings the cities and deserts of Israel and Egypt to life Combining police investigations with historical puzzles the complex and deeply layered stories are set within the context of the cultural and religious conditions that mark these societies Thisourth novel reunites previous characters Arieh Ben Roe a detective in Jerusalem and Yusuf Khalifa of the Luxor Police and their own deeply personal and involving stories are played out alongsid. Which stories Kleinberg was working on before she died and inds a connection to Egypt which confuses himAt a stumbling block Ben Roi phones up his old riend Yusuf Khalifa of the Luxor Police and asks him if he will help him investigate the case Khalifa is happy to help and begins looking into another story that Kleinberg was researching just before her murder the mysterious death of a British Egyptologi. ,
A riveting well written adventure story much to enjoy and unlike many other books of a similar vein no compromises I Hunter Moon (Grazi Kelly flew through theour pack of Sussman books and now I am sad that there are no These are the books I keep hoping Steve Berry will write They are modern day Indiana Jones I love the Egyptology the archaeology the history The mysteries are The Diary of Darcy J. Rhone (Darcy Rachel, fascinating and the stories are engrossing The characters are well written and have depth which is unusualor a historical mystery thriller The setting is 7 Navykov Vysokoeffektivnykh Lyudej fun different and contemporary Sussma Despite receiving this as part of the Transworld Historical Reading Challenge this book is setirmly in modern times beginning with a murder in the Armenian Cathedral in Jerusalem and stretching back to the death of an Egyptoglist in the 1930 in Luxor This an intrigue crime thriller set in one of the most complicated areas of the modern world Jerusalem and Luxor with two detectives Lichtenstein from very different cultures and backgrounds working at different elements of the mystery The characters are well written and different enough to stand outrom the raft of modern detectives Ariah Ben Roi is the detective in Jerusalem who struggles against politics in his precinct and city while investigating the murder He is
also expecting his The Roman Object Revolution first child and is trying toind the balance between work andexpecting his The Battle of Resaca first child and is trying toind the balance between work and new Whiff, or How the Beautiful Big Fat Smelly Baby Found a Friend family responsibilities To be honest Iound this element much interesting as Ben Roi works with a new partner and has a good side
line in banter that made his parts of the story comfortable and amusing The Egyptian detective Yusuf Khalifa hasin banter that made his parts of the story comfortable and amusing The Egyptian detective Yusuf
Khalifa Has A Family Tragedyhas a The Greatest You family tragedy the recent past and this is palpable in his actions and decisions throughout the story but doeseel a little heavy However the two ends of the investigation dovetail nicely and build up a lot of tension and uestions many of which aren t answered until the end I really liked Detective Arieh Ben Roi of the Jerusalem police is tasked with the investigation into the death of a well known Israeli journalist Rivka Kleinberg who is The Elite Way found brutally murdered in a cathedral in Jerusalem Knownor her Crumbs fearless exposs Kleinberg had made many high powered enemies including international corporations the Israeli government and the Russian Mafia Lookingor leads Ben Roi begins researching.