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Happy birthday, Turk!

by Jakob Arjouni

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Published by No Exit Press in Harpenden .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJakob Arjouni ; translated from the German by Anselm Hollo.
The Physical Object
Pagination191p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21752541M
ISBN 101874061211
OCLC/WorldCa31434365

Happy Birthday, Türke! () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Kemal Kayankaya, a private detective, was hired by a Turkish women, Ilter, to search for his husband, Amend, who has been missing since the death of her father, Vassif. Moreover, being a Turk raised in a German foster family, he has also begun to.   This output includes the five pioneering novels featuring Kemal Kayankaya, a Turkish-German private eye, that began with Happy Birthday, Turk! .

  Tough stories with hard hombres and dangerous dames – this is what you'll find in the Hard Word Book Club. Scott and Chris will guide you along the last Wednesday of every month at 7pm. This month's book is Happy Birthday, Turk! by Jakob Arjouni. Book club books are 10% off for those who attend the meeting! Happy Birthday, Turk! Kayankaya Thriller #1 Jakob Arjouni Translated by Anselm Hollo Part of Melville International Crime ”This lively, gripping book sets a high standard for the crime novel as the best of modern literature.”.

Happy Birthday, Turk! by Jakob Arjouni Anslem Hollo ebook. Read a sample Read a sample Description; Creators; Details; Reviews "Kemal Kayankaya is the ultimate outsider among hard-boiled private eyes." —Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review OVER 1 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE When a Turkish laborer is stabbed to death in Frankfurt's. Happy Birthday, Turk!, Jakob Arjouni, Ric Jerrom, Mystery, Thriller & Horror>Detective Stories, >Mystery, Thriller & Horror, Blackstone Audiobooks, 4. Play Sample. Give as a Gift. Send this book as a Gift! Book Rating. Narrator Rating. Happy Birthday, Turk! Unabridged Audiobook Play it Free. With Day Free Trial. Add to Cart.


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Happy Happy birthday, Turk. was highly recommended on several sites, so I quickly ordered an English translation through my library’s interlibrary loan program.

Turk. was a fast read. Kemal Kayankaya is rough-living private investigator that is I found Jakob Arjouni’s Happy Birthday, Turk. while googling about the television series Cenk Batu /5. Praise for Happy Birthday, Turk. “The greatest German mystery since World War II.” —Süddeutsche (Germany) Praise for Kismet “As winning a noirish gumshoe as has swooped onto the mystery scene in some time.” —Richard Lipez, The Washington Post “In the emphasis on action and quck-jab dialogue, readers will notice an echo of James M.

Cain and Raymond Chandler, but Arjouni’s Reviews: Praise for Happy Birthday, Turk. “The greatest German mystery since World War II.” —Süddeutsche (Germany) Praise for Kismet “As winning a noirish gumshoe as has swooped onto the mystery scene in some time.” —Richard Lipez, The Washington Post “In the emphasis on action and quck-jab dialogue, readers will notice an echo of James M.

Cain and Raymond Chandler, but Arjouni’s. Editorial Reviews. Praise for Happy Birthday, Turk. “The greatest German mystery since World War II.” —Süddeutsche (Germany) Praise for Kismet “As winning a noirish gumshoe as has swooped onto the mystery scene in some time.” —Richard Lipez, The Washington Post “In the emphasis on action and quck-jab dialogue, readers will notice Happy birthday echo of James M.

Cain and Raymond Pages: On his 26th birthday, p.i. Kemal Kayankaya&#;whose passport says German but whose face brands him as a despised Turk&#;tells Ilter Hamul that he'll try to find out who knifed her husband Ahmed, another Turk the police don't care about.

In the three days Turk! book he wraps up the case, Kayankaya has time to identify Ilter's sister as a heroin addict, track down Ahmed's girlfriend (a pro in. Happy Birthday, Turk.

The Kayankaya Series, Book 1 By: Jakob Arjouni, Anselm Hollo - translator. The Minotaur’s Head Traitors to All Happy Birthday, Turk. Nairobi Heat Brenner and God Murder in Memoriam A Very Profitable War The Bone Man Tattoo Black Star Nairobi Brother Kemal A Private Venus More Beer Kismet Cut Throat Dog Southern Seas Off Side Murder in the Central Committee The Buenos Aires Quintet The Angst-Ridden Executive The Case.

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[Jakob Arjouni; Anselm Hollo] -- A Kemal Kayankaya Mystery A Turkish worker - Ahmed Hamul - is stabbed to death in Frankfurt's red-light district - certainly no reason for the local police to work overtime. Kemal Kayankaya, however. 1 day ago  Happy birthday. Bring in a group of ten people to LIQUID NZ BAR for drinks and I will shout you our World Famous (in Nelson) $ Liquid Bling cocktail.

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Happy Birthday Turk. is rife with noir cliches. A private eye who does not eat anything for days; he is so tough that he just drinks coffee and alcohol. He gets beaten up, his eye swollen shut and his jaw bleeding, yet he can go on to investigate crimes, interview people, chase down criminals/5(10).

Happy Birthday, Turk. Jakob Arjouni, Author, Anselm Hollo, Translator Fromm International $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Covid Updates for the Book Biz. Buy a cheap copy of Happy Birthday, Turk. book by Jakob Arjouni. “Kemal Kayankaya is the ultimate outsider among hard-boiled private eyes.”—Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book ReviewOVER 1 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDEWhen a Free shipping over $ Kings Lake Investigation Series, Book 1 By: Peter Grainger What listeners say about Happy Birthday, Turk.

Average Customer Ratings. Overall. out of 5 stars out of 5 Stars 1 4 Stars 1 3 Stars 0 2 Stars 0 1 Stars 0. Genre/Form: Fiction Mystery fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Arjouni, Jakob. Happy birthday, Turk!. New York: Fromm International, #1 - Happy birthday, Turk.

#2 - And still drink more. #3 - One death to die #4 - Kismet: Subjects: Kayankaya, Kemal (Fictitious character) Fiction Hate crimes Germany Fiction Private investigators Germany Frankfurt am Main Fiction Immigrants Germany Fiction Turks Germany Fiction Thriller Mystery Suspense Fiction Frankfurt am Main (Germany) Fiction.

Jakob Arjouni has been hailed – mainly in Germany – as the successor to American crime fiction masters Dashiell Hammett (The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man) and Raymond Chandler (The Big Sleep and The Long Goodbye) since the release of his first novel, Happy Birthday, Turk!

in Arjouni picks up the tradition of “hardboiled” private eye crime fiction Hammett and Chandler made.And the book doesn't contain any subtle analysis of how racism might effect Kayankaya's life or profession. And when the plot begins to accelerate in the second half, the subtext of racism simply fades Happy Birthday, Turk!

demonstrates Chandler, in his essay on detective fiction “The Simple Art of Murder,” put best.Happy Birthday Turk! is rife with noir cliches. A private eye who does not eat anything for days; he is so tough that he just drinks coffee and alcohol. He gets beaten up, his eye swollen shut and his jaw bleeding, yet he can go on to investigate crimes, interview people, chase down criminals/5(5).