Gorky Park

Martin Cruz Smith.

"Brilliant...One of the best books of the season." ASSOCIATED PRESS A triple murder in a Moscow amusement center: three corpses found frozen in the snow, faces and fingers missing. Chief homicide investigator Arkady Renko is brilliant, sensitive, honest, and cynical about everything except his profession. To identify the victims and uncover the truth, he must battle the KGB, FBI, and New York police as he performs the impossible--and tries to stay alive doing it. From the Paperback edition.


Mary Ellen RaunPosted February 18, 2009

Gorky Park is the first book in the Arkady Renko series, an exceptionally well-written mystery series by Martin Cruz Smith.  The cynical Renko is a criminal investigator in Communist Russia just trying to keep a low profile and stay out of troub...

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