Kurkov, Andrey A Matter Of Death And Life

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A Matter Of Death And Life

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Marital troubles?

Sick of life?

Suicide the answer?

Why not get yourself a contract killer?

Nothing easier, provided you communicate only by phone and box number. You give him your photograph, specify when and where to find you, then sit back and prepare to die.

Murdered, you will be of greater interest than ever you were in life. More to him than met the eye will be the judgment. A mysterious killing lives long in the popular memory.

Our hero meticulously plans his own demise, except for one detail: what if he suddenly decides he wants to live?

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Review:

"Kurkov's eye for the absurdities of Ukrainian life is as sharp as ever" ( Sunday Telegraph)

"A perfectly balanced read" ( Scotland on Sunday)

"A brilliant black comedy" ( Evening Standard)

"Excellent... Blackly comic. Remarkable" ( New York Times)

"Kurkov conjures up both Gogol and Dostoevsky... Genuinely original" ( Scotsman)

From the Publisher:

With a style ranging from the sombre to the quietly hilarious, Kurkov's is a world in which we accept the ordinariness of the absurd. Another modern masterpiece from the author of the highly acclaimed Death and the Penguin.

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