- format: Kindle (Amazon)
- File Size: 344 KB
- Print Length: 224 pages
- Publisher: Bitter Lemon Press (June 21, 2011)
- First published in Turkish 2001
- Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
- Language: English
- translated from Turkish by Ruth Whitehouse
- ASIN: B004S22AFE
Katie Hirschel is the proud owner of Istanbul’s only mystery bookshop. When the director of a film starring an old school friend is found murdered in his hotel Katie starts her own maverick investigation.
After all her friend Petra is the police’s principal
suspect and reading all those detective novels must have taught Katie something.
About the author
Esmahan Aykol: Esmahan Aykol was born in 1970 in Edirne, Turkey. She lives in Istanbul and Berlin. During her law studies she was a journalist for a number of Turkish publications and radio stations. After a stint as a bartender she turned to fiction writing. She has written three Katie Hirschel novels. Hotel Bosphorus is the first and has been published in Turkish, German, French and soon in Italian.
A note from the publisher at the end of the novel gratefully acknowledges financial assistance from the Arts Council of England and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Turkey.