New PDF release: Banana Pier

By Alex Chisholm

Banana Pier is a pacey and traumatic novel set within the ultimate frenzied days of Soviet communism during which fiction collides with truth. ethical ambiguities which underpin our society are published in a narrative of complicated characters and unforeseen hyperlinks among Scotland, the Soviet Union and northerly eire, the place international avid gamers are noticeable of their household settings and the place a few discussion is within the Aberdeen dialect, Doric. It opens with a careworn and obsessive tirade from Tommy MacHardy in dialog with journalist Ian Ross, who's investigating covert army actions in Ulster related to Brigadier Bell of TAGOil. Ross is set to bare the British government’s position in Northern eire and its infiltration of paramilitary teams yet draws the eye of neighborhood detectives DI Bonnie younger and DS Dave Millar at the case of blackmail at TAGOil. The motion switches among Scotland and the USSR the place former Gordon Highlander, Coulthard, is brought to small-time criminals Zhdanov and Dolgoruky, contemporary affiliates of machine specialist and artist Alexei Grigoryev. Coulthard is buying ‘scrap’ from disappointed Soviet army officials yet the place are the guns headed – and what has Coulthard bought to do with the united kingdom govt? A gripping novel that would attract lovers of political thrillers, Banana Pier is galvanized by means of a few of Alex’s favorite authors, together with John le Carre, Henning Mankell and James Hogg, whose paintings The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner Alex’s novel has been in comparison to.

Show description

Read or Download Banana Pier PDF

Similar political fiction books

Download e-book for kindle: Deadly Sin: An Inspector Bliss Mystery by James Hawkins

Feelings run excessive while Queen Elizabeth II makes an attempt to heal the schism among Christians and Muslims by means of attending a London mosque for fri. prayers. David Bliss, newly lower back to accountability whereas he attempts to discover a writer for his novel, has the duty of shielding the royal couple, yet is stuck off protect whilst an assault comes from an unforeseen zone.

New PDF release: Standing Fast: A Novel

A masterful novel of political progressives making their way—and not—in an ever-changing postwar AmericaFor Marty Dworkin and his band of younger Trotskyist dreamers in Buffalo, long island, the imaginative and prescient of a simply, socialist international crumbles with the increase of Stalin and the chaos of global warfare II. within the twenty years that keep on with, Dworkin and his idealistic colleagues try to set up a brand new political social gathering and struggle through unforeseen trials with relatives, paintings, getting older, and the altering international.

Jean Mattern's Septembre (Blanche) (French Edition) PDF

Munich, 1972. Deux journalistes venus couvrir les Jeux Olympiques d’été se rencontrent à l. a. veille de l. a. cérémonie d’ouverture et entament une étrange relation, faite de fascination réciproque et d’évitement. Quelques jours plus tard, los angeles violence s’invite dans cette grande fête des Jeux Joyeux : l. a. prise d’otage au sein de los angeles délégation israélienne et l’irruption du terrorisme au milieu de l. a. parenthèse olympique prennent le monde entier au dépourvu.

Read e-book online Suche nach Karalautschi: Report einer Kindheit (German PDF

»Ohne meine Kindheitslandschaft würde ich sein wie jener Mann, der seinen Schatten verkaufte«, bekennt die Erzählerin. Seit Jahren hat sie die Stadt »eingekreist«, die einst Königsberg battle. Doch erst nachdem »Ellachen«, letzte Zeugin der Kindheit, starb, fürchtet sie, unwiederholbar Vergangenes und damit sich selber zu verlieren.

Additional resources for Banana Pier

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Banana Pier by Alex Chisholm


by David
4.1

Rated 4.23 of 5 – based on 20 votes