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➵ [Read] ➯ The Gentle Axe By R.N. Morris ✤ – Stroyki.pro Just before Christmas in St Petersburg Russia in 1866 police investigator Porfiry Petrovich faces his most challenging murder case since the events made famous by F Dostoevsky in the novel Crime and PJust before Christmas in St Petersburg Russia in 1866 police investigator Porfiry Petrovich faces his most challenging murder case since the events made famous by F Dostoevsky in the novel Crime and Punishment a case with disturbing parallels and even darker implicationsStumbling through Petvosky Park one cold morning in search of firewood an elderly woman makes a horrifying discovery A burly peasant twirls in the wind hanging from.

gentle book The Gentle epub The Gentle Axe eBookA bowed tree by a rope about his neck a bloody axe tucked into his belt Nearby packed neatly into a suitcase is the body of a dwarf a deep axe wound splitting his skull in twoIt does not take long for the noted police investigator Porfiry Petrovich still drained from his work on the case involving the deranged student Raskolnikov to suspect that the truth of the matter is complex than the crime scene might suggest Why do so many roa.


A bowed tree by a rope about his neck a bloody axe tucked into his belt Nearby packed neatly into a suitcase is the body of a dwarf a deep axe wound splitting his skull in twoIt does not take long for the noted police investigator Porfiry Petrovich still drained from his work on the case involving the deranged student Raskolnikov to suspect that the truth of the matter is complex than the crime scene might suggest Why do so many roa.

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PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - R N Morris's most recent book is the historical novel Fortune's HandHe is the author of the St Petersburg Mysteries Series featuring Porfiry Petrovich the detective from Dostoevsky's masterpiece Crime and Punishment A Gentle Axe A Vengeful Longing A Razor Wrapped in Silk and The Cleansing FlamesHe also wrote the Silas uinn series set in London in 1914 Summon Up The Blood The Manneuin

10 thoughts on “The Gentle Axe

  1. Steve Donoghue Steve Donoghue says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookI'd somehow never even heard of this 2007 novel in which English author RN Morris has the dementedinspired idea to use Porfiry Petrovich the weirdly relentless detective from Crime and Punishment as his historical mystery protagonist and when I recently found it at a thrift shop I had


  2. Mark Mark says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookAs a native speaker of Russian I was suspicious of this novel at first When Roger Morris an Englishman pulled out Porfiry


  3. Jane Jane says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookAn axe murder a young student a pawn slip a young prostitute a yellow ticket the magistrate investigator Porfiry Petrovich is this Crime and Punishment Redux? Was this dèja lu already read? No some of the same elements are present but this author has stirred them together into a whole new stewThis novel started out well I thought the idea of using the Crime and Punishment investigator was a good one After all after Conan Doyle's death how many books with Sherlock Holmes as hero have been written? An old woman discovers a suitcase with a dwarf gruesomely murdered with an axe and then shoved inside Ostensibly the axe murderer has hanged himself on a nearby tree in remorse Porfiry Petrovich's different ideas about the case drive h


  4. Bibliophile Bibliophile says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookA brutally murdered dwarf is found inside a suitcase in St Petersburg’s Petrovsky Park while the frozen body of the man presumed to be his murderer swings from a tree branch overhead R N Morris borrows Fyodor Dostoevky’s f


  5. Jeffrey Jeffrey says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookPretty good book first I've read by r n Morris Lots of great characters and the setting seems realistic I like Mysteries that take place during this period though usually they are in Western Europe or the USA It was fun to read a Victorian age mystery that takes place in Russia The protagonist is the anti hero Porfiry petrovich an Investigating Magistrate It's a police procedural mystery It has you guessing until the end with a few red herrings to flesh it out The conclusion to the my


  6. Beverly Beverly says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookA wonderfully written murder mystery with the literary twist of featuring a Dostoyevsky character from Crime Punishmentpolice investigator Porfiry Petrovich Researched and detailed in the Russian way this compelling novel was hard for me to put down I read it in two sittings I'm off now to find any interviews with Roger Morris that might answer some of my many uestions about where he got this idea how he researched it and what he's going to write next Wonderful work


  7. Peter Peter says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookThis is a neat form of detective book take a very famous literary investigator one created by a great Russian no


  8. Lisa Lisa says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookI don't like or dislike this book but I learned that I don't like reading Russian names and that I only kept at it so long because the jacket design on my nice hardcover is so creamy and gorgeous with a pleasing silky feel


  9. Donna Donna says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookVery interesting premise While I am not very knowledgeable about Russian literature I do think Morris captured


  10. Patrick Patrick says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ The Gentle Axe Kindle Ñ The Gentle Kindle - gentle book, The Gentle epub, The Gentle Axe eBookReally didn't do much for me I read it just after Sister Pelagia and the Black Monk and the plot and the style were both a big step down


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