I just finished reading the three books in the series and the story flows and reads very well. I really enjoyed the descriptions, the ambiance set by the author, and the unexpected... Read morePublished 8 days ago by Altum
Although I can imagine that others will like this book, I just couldn't finish it. It didn't really grip me, although the subject seemed interesting and I love reading detectives... Read morePublished 1 month ago by R. Hellinga
Not surprising to discover that this author has written novels as well. I suspect that future mysteries will travel in that direction as this one already has. A good read.Published 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
A mystery in Cairo.... very interesting .
Liked the main character. Story got a bit convoluted towards the end.
However all loose ends were tied!
Good depiction of life in Egypt, the author has a clear view of the political and social issues in the country. Read more
This is the first Makana mystery by Parker Bilal that I have read. The setting is Cairo, Egypt. Years before a young mother looses her four year old daughter and continues to come... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Ronald Winters
One of a series featuring a Sudanese migrant detective surviving - barely - by taking dangerous cases. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Constant Reader
I really wanted to love this book, as I am familiar with both the location (Egypt, especially Cairo) and the recent events in Egypt and the Sudan. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Nan