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On Sale: July 01, 2003
Pages: 266 | ISBN: 978-1-56947-823-3
Published by : Soho Crime Soho Press
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In the dozenth book in an acclaimed series, retired Amsterdam policeman Henk Grijpstra gets a frantic telephone call from his old partner, Rinus de Gier, who thinks he may have killed his own girlfriend.
Janwillem Van De Wetering

About Janwillem Van De Wetering

Janwillem Van De Wetering - Just a Corpse at Twilight
Janwillem van de Wetering (1931–2008) was born and raised in Rotterdam, but lived most recently in Surry, Maine. He served as a member of the Amsterdam Special Constabulary and was once a Zen Buddhist monk. He is renowned for his detective fiction, including Outsider in AmsterdamThe Corpse on the DikeThe Japanese Corpse, and eleven other books in the Grijpstra and de Gier series.
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Praise for Just a Corpse at Twilight

"Intelligent, unpredictable humor . . . [a] narrative delight."
Publishers Weekly, Starred Review

"Splendid."
—The Guardian

Praise for Janwillem van de Wetering


“Masterly Zen mysteries.”
The New York Times Book Review

"[Van de Wetering] is doing what Simenon might have done if Albert Camus had sublet his skull."
—John Leonard

"A superb storyteller."
Chicago Tribune

“First and foremost in the genre is, once again, Janwillem van de Wetering…he knows police work and policemen, and he’s as sly as a Zen koan.”
Men’s Journal

“What atmosphere! Elegant! Satisfying!”
Baltimore Sun

"What makes this series so engaging is that the policemen are as quirky and complicated as the criminals."
The Washington Post

  • Just a Corpse at Twilight by Janwillem van de Wetering
  • July 01, 2003
  • Fiction - Mystery & Detective
  • Soho Crime
  • $15.00
  • 9781569470756

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