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An Autumn Hunting

By Tom Callaghan

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'Even better than Child 44. Akyl Borubaev is a terrific creation' Anthony Horowitz

Inspector Akyl Borubaev's Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan is a lawless post-Soviet metropolis rife with corruption and vice. A hard-hitting thriller for fans of Tom Rob Smith, Mick Herron and Philip Kerr's Bernie Gunther series.

'Even better than Child 44. Akyl Borubaev is a terrific creation' Anthony Horowitz

'Just keeps getting better . . . buy the whole series right away' Peter Robinson, No.1 bestselling author of Sleeping in the Ground

No sooner has Akyl Borubaev been reinstated as an Inspector in the Bishkek Murder Squad than he's suspended for alleged serious crimes against the state.

After an attempted assassination of a prominent minister goes spectacularly wrong, Akyl is a fugitive from his former colleagues and involved with one of Kyrgyzstan's most dangerous criminals.

On the run, caught up in a illegal scheme that can only end badly, it's time for Akyl to take a stand for everything he believes in.

Biographical Notes

Born in the north of England, Tom Callaghan was educated at the University of York and Vassar College, USA. An inveterate traveller, he divides his time between London, Prague, Dubai and Bishkek.

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  • ISBN: 9781786482396
  • Publication date: 23 Aug 2018
  • Page count: 400
  • Imprint: Quercus
Even better than Child 44. Akyl Borubaev is a terrific creation — Anthony Horowitz
Just keeps getting better . . . buy the whole series right away — Peter Robinson, author of the bestselling DCI Banks series
Storytelling of the highest quality . . . Introduces a detective it is impossible not to believe in. Callaghan is a new voice to be welcomed — Daily Mail
A powerfully descriptive writer — Daily Express
Unforgettable — Sunday Times
[Tom Callaghan's] gloomy atmospheric portrait convinces and he writes with style and panache . . . A lively story and a riveting glimpse of an unknown society — The Times
A Killing Winter is a brilliant debut, and an early contender for one of my top reads of the year — Raven Crime Reads
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