BOOKS BOOK The Labyrinth of Osiris Author Paul Sussman –

BOOKS BOOK The Labyrinth of Osiris Author Paul Sussman –

A riveting well written adventure story much to enjoy and unlike many other books of a similar vein no compromises I flew through the four ack of Sussman books and now I am sad that there are no These are the books I keep hoping Steve Berry will write They are modern day Indiana Jones I love the Egyptology the archaeology the history The mysteries are fascinating and the stories are engrossing The characters are well written and have depth which is unusual for a historical mystery thriller The setting is fun different and contemporary Sussman knows his subjects I ate these books up and I wish there were to come Despite receiving this as A Star Is Born part of the Transworld Historical Reading Challenge this book is set firmly in modern times beginning with a murder in the Armenian Cathedral in Jerusalem and stretching back to the death of an Egyptoglist in the 1930 in Luxor This an intrigue crime thriller set in one of the most complicated areas of the modern world Jerusalem and Luxor with two detectives from very different cultures and backgrounds working at different elements of the mystery The characters are well written and different enough to stand out from the raft of modern detectives Ariah Ben Roi is the detective in Jerusalem who struggles againstolitics in his CSA Scenarios for the MRCGP, third edition precinct and city while investigating the murder He is also expecting his first child and is trying to find the balance between work and his new family responsibilities To be honest I found this element much interesting as Ben Roi works with a newartner and has a good side line Detective Arieh Ben Roi of the Jerusalem The Ornament (Ornament, police is tasked with the investigation into the death of a well known Israeli journalist Rivka Kleinberg who is found brutally murdered in a cathedral in Jerusalem Known for her fearless exposs Kleinberg had made many highowered enemies including international corporations the Israeli government and the Russian Mafia Looking for leads Ben Roi begins researching.

N banter that made his arts of the story comfortable and amusing The Egyptian detective Yusuf Khalifa has suffered a family tragedy in the recent ast and this is Rant palpable in his actions and decisions throughout the story but does feel a little heavy However the two ends of the investigation dovetail nicely and build up a lot of tension and uestions many of which aren t answered until the end I really liked the way a lot of the discoveries are made through good old fashionedolice work investigating connections exploring Super Minds Level 2 Students Book with DVD-ROM paperwork and using the brainPaul Sussman has a great eye of detail and obviously loves this region of the world I feel like I could navigate both Luxor and Jerusalem just using this story as a map and guidebook However on occasion knowing that the exact address of everylace feels like too much detail and not overly relevant to the story While a little slow at the beginning the Challenged to Win paceicks up considerably towards the end with an exciting and emotional few Kids Draw Knights, Kings, Queens, Dragons pages This is an intelligent thriller with a uniue setting and a well wovenlot and one I would recommend for those wanting to try something a little different Won through a Goodreads GiveawayThis is the first novel I have read by the late Paul Sussman but it will not be the last Although it s saddening that this collection of stories involvin Another fantastic read The anti ueer arts were just tiring I don t know if we re expected by the author to sympathise with those ideas of Ben Roi s I would guess not but it s just tiring as a ueer reader I wish Zisky was Which stories Kleinberg was working on before she died and finds a connection to Egypt which confuses himAt a stumbling block Ben Roi hones up his old friend Yusuf Khalifa of the Luxor Police and asks him if he will help him investigate the case Khalifa is happy to help and begins looking into another story that Kleinberg was researching just before her murder the mysterious death of a British Egyptologi.

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Prominent character Paul Sussman journalist and archaeologist brings the cities and deserts of Israel and Egypt to life Combining The Color of a Leader police investigations with historicaluzzles the complex and deeply layered stories are set within the context of the cultural and religious conditions that mark these societies This fourth novel reunites Into the Planet previous characters Arieh Ben Roe a detective in Jerusalem and Yusuf Khalifa of an exellent bookinteresting and thrilling with lots of historical andolitical information Dusk (Rosales Saga, plus lovable characters Really interesting book Lots of facts history and currentolitic through the World Really liked it and makes me sad that it ended A book I would have liked to take on holiday with me just to be able to read without the interferences of everyday life Starting in Luxor Egypt in 1931 with a young boy witnessing something distressing and moving uickly to the George Washingtons Secret Six present day with a murder in the Armenian uarter of the Old City of Jerusalem the investigation fans out in what appears to be unlinked ways Confronting in the descriptions of the seedy side of life and some of the language also not to my taste however the story is so convoluted and good that you just have to know what is going to happen nextA look at corporate greed theolitics of middle eastern countries and the animosity that exists between different cultures and religions The ersonal stories within the story are intertwined with ease and only add to the depth of the main characters An excellent very well written book I was torn between a 4 or 5 star rating. St in the 1930s This Egyptologist was said to have uncovered a giant labyrinth like gold mine of incredible riches written about in the works of Herodotus But what connection could this gold mine have with Kleinberg's murderWith a lot that moves from Israel to Egypt to Vancouver to Romania The Labyrinth of Osiris is an intelligent gripping novel from an internationally acclaimed master of thriller writin.

He was educated at Merchant Taylors' School and St John's College Cambridge where he won a Joseph Larmor Award and a boxing blue His novels have been translated into 33 languages and are set mainly in Egypt where he worked for many years as a field archaeologist notably with the Amarna Royal Tombs Project in the Valley of the Kings Among other finds he unearthed the only items of pharaonic

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