A Matter Of Death And Life by Andrey KurkovA Matter Of Death And Life by Andrey Kurkov

A Matter Of Death And Life

byAndrey Kurkov

Paperback | September 22, 2015

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"Kurkov is hugely talented. Truly very funny." --Time Out

     Marital troubles?

     Sick of life?

     Suicide the answer?

     Why not get yourself a contract killer?

     Nothing easier, provided you communicate only by phone and box number. You give him your photograph, specify when and where to find you, then sit back and prepare to die.

     Murdered, you will be of greater interest than ever you were in life. More to him than met the eye will be the judgment. A mysterious killing lives long in the popular memory.

     Our hero meticulously plans his own demise, except for one detail: what if he suddenly decides he wants to live?
ANDREY KURKOV was born in St Petersburg in 1961. Having graduated from the Kiev Foreign Languages Institute, he worked for some time as a journalist, did his military service as a prison warder in Odessa, then became a film cameraman, writer of screenplays and author of critically acclaimed and popular novels, including the cult bestse...
Title:A Matter Of Death And LifeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 7.8 × 5.13 × 0.28 inPublished:September 22, 2015Publisher:Random House UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0099461587

ISBN - 13:9780099461586


Rated 3 out of 5 by from Weaker than normal delivery Too cinematic in the vein of British underworld films
Date published: 2017-06-07