Posts tagged: Deon Meyer

Dead Before Dying

Dead Before Dying

I enjoyed reading Thirteen Hours earlier this month and on the strength of it I ordered two more Deon Meyer novels, and the first I picked up was Dead Before Dying.

As with the first novel I read, the attraction was that it was set in Cape Town, but my expectations were much greater after reading Thirteen Hours. And I wasn’t disappointed. Read more ›››

Thirteen Hours

Thirteen Hours

Most of the books I buy are impulse purchases based on the publisher’s blurb on the back cover, but Thirteen Hours was the first book I’ve bought simply because it was based in place that I’ve been to.

Actually, a slight correction — I bought it because I happened to be with my daughter who has just returned from South Africa and since the book is set in Cape Town, it appealed to us both. Read more ›››