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Book Information: Big Killing, the

Big Killing, the (2003) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Bruce Medway, a go-between and "fixer" for traders in steamy West Africa, smells trouble when a porn merchant asks him to deliver a video at a secret location. Things look up, though, when he's hired to act as minder to Ron Collins, a spoiled playboy looking for diamonds in the Ivory Coast. Medway thinks this could be the answer to his cashflow crisis. But when the video delivery leads to a shootout and the discovery of a mutilated body, he wants out. Obligations keep Medway fixed in the Ivory Coast and he is soon caught up in a terrifying cycle of violence. Unless he can get to the bottom of the mystery, Medway knows that for the savage killer out there in the African night, he is the next target.

Original title: The Big Killing
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionAdventure
FictionCrime and MysterySuspense

Edition #1: Big Killing, the

Big Killing, the (2003)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "Wilson writes concisely but poetically about a callously brutal side of African life that might shock readers... Medway's bloody misadventures...ring with a dark, sad credibility of their own." Publishers Weekly
  • "Wilson has chosen a natural setting for his very dark noir and peopled it well." Booklist
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Big Killing, the (November 2, 2003)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Orlando
Publisher: Harvest Books
ISBN: 9780156011198
Dimensions: 8.04 x 5.32 x .79 in
Pages: 312

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