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The Prophet Murders

(2008)
(The first book in the Hop-Ciki-Yaya series)
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"Hysterically funny."-Time Out Istanbul

"As refreshing as cookies and cold lemonade on a summer day. I wish there was a Turkish Almodovar to film all these novels one day."-Perihan Magden, author of 2 Girls

The first in a new Turkish detective series. A killer is on the loose in Istanbul and killing transvestites. Our protagonist-fellow transvestite, nightclub owner, and glamour-puss extraordinaire-turns into an investigator in the search for the killer. It's a tough case-can she end the slaughter without breaking a nail?

Mehmet Murat Somer lives in Istanbul, where he ran a business consultancy before taking up writing full time.

Genre: Mystery

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Paperback Editions

May 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: THE PROPHET MURDERS: A HOP-CIKI-YAYA Thriller
Author(s): Mehmet Murat Somer
ISBN: 1-84668-633-4 / 978-1-84668-633-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Serpent's Tail
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

October 2010 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Prophet Murders: A HOP-CIKI-YAYA Thriller
Author(s): Mehmet Murat Somer
Publisher: Serpent's Tail
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU