Dead at Daybreak

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (11.75 hours)
Product Number: Z100042768
Released: Jul 31, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781611748017
Narrator/s: Simon Vance
Publisher: Highbridge Company
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Description

An antiques dealer robbed and killed, and the only clues are a scrap of blank paper and the unusual weapon used. Now ex-cop Zatopek 'Zed' van Heerden has fourteen days in which to fill in the blanks in this dead man's past-a past which only seems to begin in 1983.

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Author(s): Deon Meyer
Original Publish Date: Jul 31, 2012

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CD
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Author(s): Deon Meyer
Narrator(s): Saul Reichlin
Product Number CP0155
Released: Oct 10, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470317973
eBook
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Author(s): Deon Meyer
Product Number EB00276645
Released: Apr 10, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780316144667

Professional reviews

"As Detective Zapotec's story opens, the scene is a brawl, and Simon Vance's graceful narration seems slightly at odds with the situation. However, as the life of the broken-down South African detective unfolds, Vance's soft-spoken style allows the depths of his character to come through. On the surface, Meyer's novel is about the search for a missing will, but it turns out to be more about the revitalization of the investigator. As he crosses paths with a serial killer and a conspiracy, things take several violent turns. There's also detail on sexual encounters and sexual violence. It may be too intense for some, but Zapotec makes an intriguing protagonist. J.A.S. (c) AudioFile 2012, Portland, Maine"

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