The Gigolo Murder

The Gigolo Murder

A Turkish Delight Mystery

By Mehmet Murat Somer

Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780143116295, 260pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009

Istanbul's most fabulously flamboyant sleuth is back in her second hilarious adventure
With its exotic Istanbul setting and racy peeks into the city's nightlife, "The Kiss Murder" left readers eager for more of Mehmet Murat Somer's charmingly original heroine. Software programmer by day and drag-queen club owner by night, our girl is back again, just jilted and feeling so blue she's violet?until she meets the hunky, married lawyer, Haluk Perkedem. When their conversation is interrupted by a phone call delivering news that his brother-in-law has been arrested for the murder of a notorious gigolo, she decides to put her sleuthing instincts and Thai kickboxing skills to work unraveling the crime. Filled with witty banter and ominous intrigue, mystery fans of all persuasions will find "The Gigolo Murder" this season's hottest read.

About the Author
Ne en 1959 a Ankara, Mehmet Murat Somer a situe dans les quartiers chauds d Istanbul, ou il vit, sa serie de romans noirs gays (sept a ce jour). Il a recu une formation d ingenieur, a longtemps travaille dans la banque, et est aujourd hui conseiller en management.