Prague Fatale: A Bernie Gunther Novel

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Prague Fatale: A Bernie Gunther Novel

by Philip Kerr

Penguin Books | March 26, 2013 | Trade Paperback

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The latest New York Times bestseller from the author of the Berlin Noir trilogy and the New York Times bestseller Field Gray brings Bernie Gunther back-to a house party from hell
 
First introduced in Philip Kerr''s celebrated Berlin Noir trilogy, Bernie Gunther is an honest cop living in the most ruthless of times. Prague Fatale is Bernie''s latest outing, and it''s a tantalizing locked-door mystery-cum-political-thriller that''s poised to build on Field Gray''s success, confirming Kerr as a master of espionage literature.
            It''s 1941 and Bernie is back from the Eastern Front, once again working homicide in Berlin''s Kripo and answering to Reinhard Heydrich, a man he both detests and fears. Heydrich has been newly named Reichsprotector of Czechoslovakia. Tipped off that there is an assassin in his midst, he orders Bernie to join him at his country estate outside Prague, where he has invited some of the Third Reich''s most odious officials to celebrate his new appointment. One of them is the would-be assassin. Bernie can think of better ways to spend a beautiful autumn weekend, but, as he says, "You don''t say no to Heydrich and live."
 

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 432 Pages, 5.12 × 7.48 × 0.79 in

Published: March 26, 2013

Publisher: Penguin Books

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0143122843

ISBN - 13: 9780143122845

Found in: Fiction and Literature

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Prague Fatale: A Bernie Gunther Novel

Prague Fatale: A Bernie Gunther Novel

by Philip Kerr

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 432 Pages, 5.12 × 7.48 × 0.79 in

Published: March 26, 2013

Publisher: Penguin Books

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0143122843

ISBN - 13: 9780143122845

About the Book

1941: Reinhard Heydrich is hosting a gathering to celebrate his new position. All are high-ranking Party members and each is a suspect in a crime as yet to be committed. A complex tale of spies, partisan terrorists, vicious infighting, and a turncoat traitor situated in the upper reaches of the Third Reich.

From the Publisher

The latest New York Times bestseller from the author of the Berlin Noir trilogy and the New York Times bestseller Field Gray brings Bernie Gunther back-to a house party from hell
 
First introduced in Philip Kerr''s celebrated Berlin Noir trilogy, Bernie Gunther is an honest cop living in the most ruthless of times. Prague Fatale is Bernie''s latest outing, and it''s a tantalizing locked-door mystery-cum-political-thriller that''s poised to build on Field Gray''s success, confirming Kerr as a master of espionage literature.
            It''s 1941 and Bernie is back from the Eastern Front, once again working homicide in Berlin''s Kripo and answering to Reinhard Heydrich, a man he both detests and fears. Heydrich has been newly named Reichsprotector of Czechoslovakia. Tipped off that there is an assassin in his midst, he orders Bernie to join him at his country estate outside Prague, where he has invited some of the Third Reich''s most odious officials to celebrate his new appointment. One of them is the would-be assassin. Bernie can think of better ways to spend a beautiful autumn weekend, but, as he says, "You don''t say no to Heydrich and live."
 

About the Author

Philip Kerr is the author of seven Bernie Gunther novels. As P. B. Kerr, he is the author of the young adult series Children of the Lamp. He lives in London.

Editorial Reviews

"The allure of these novels is that Bernie is such an interesting creation, a Chandleresque knight errant caught in insane historical surroundings." -John Powers, Fresh Air, NPR

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