The Devotion of Suspect X

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The Devotion of Suspect X

By Keigo Higashino

Bungeishunju/Tsai Fong Books, Paperback, 9784167110123, 394pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2008

Winner of the 134th Naoki Award prize. Mystery romance. A high school teacher and a mathematics genius was an eccentric until he fell in love with a woman, and began to plot a perfect crime. The English translation is titled "The Devotion of Suspect X," translated by Alexander O. Smith, released 2/1/2011. The book is reviewed by Tom Nolan on the 1/28/2011 Wall Street Journal. In Japanese. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.

About the Author
Born in Osaka and currently living in Tokyo, Keigo Higashino is one of the most widely known and bestselling novelists in Japan. He is the winner of the Edogawa Rampo Prize (for best mystery), the Mystery Writers of Japan, Inc. Prize (for best mystery) among others. His novels are translated widely throughout Asia.