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The Wig Murders

(2010)
(The fourth book in the Hop-Ciki-Yaya series)
A novel by

 
 
In the fourth Hop-Ciki-Yaya thriller, our unnamed transvestite club proprietress and computer whiz finds herself hot on the trail of yet another serial killer. The nude and bewigged body of mild-mannered pharmacist and confirmed bachelor Uncle Muhittin is discovered by Gönül; his cold lifeless lips coated with bright lipstick.

She solicits the sleuthing skills of our detective, who reluctantly gets involved only when Gönül is named as a suspect. It soon emerges that Uncle Muhittin is not the only victim to have suffered the indignity of a crushed head and a posthumous makeover. As the investigation unfolds, issues of repressed sexuality and sexual identity arise...

Genre: Thriller

Used availability for Mehmet Murat Somer's The Wig Murders

Paperback Editions

July 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Serenity Murders: A HOP-CIKI-YAYA Thriller
Author(s): Mehmet Murat Somer
ISBN: 1-84668-695-4 / 978-1-84668-695-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Serpent's Tail
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU