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The Gentle Axe by R. N. Morris
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Mar 25, 2008 | ISBN 9780143113263

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Praise

“A satisfyingly grisly yarn, mawkish and macabre. CSI: St. Petersburg”
The New York Times Book Review

The Gentle Axe is a deftly plotted, enjoyable literary thriller.”
The Washington Post

“A smart, hypnotizing tale of crime and duplicity. . . . Genuinely pleasurable.”
The New York Sun

“Lush, and exceptionally compelling, but take your time-R. N. Morris’s The Gentle Axe has a vast depth of Russian soul: mysterious, compassionate, and utterly irresistible.”
-Alan Furst, author of The Foreign Correspondent

“The anti-Sherlock Holmes.”
The Philadelphia Inquirer

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