Daily Archives: April 7, 2010

Rupture (A Thousand Cuts), by Simon Lelic

  Rupture   A THOUSAND CUTS is a book that sears. It takes place in the immediate aftermath of a shooting at a school in London, in which five people are killed. Thankfully, the book does not describe this horrible … Continue reading

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Thirteen Hours, by Deon Meyer

            Thirteen Hours Translated from the Afrikaans by K. L. Seegers Thirteen hours in the life of South African police Detective Inspector Benny Griessel make Jack Bauer's exploits look like child's play. In the early hours of … Continue reading

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