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On reaching a dead end, he solicits his friend and schoolmate, physics professor Dr.

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Yasuko had moved several times to hide from Togashi, but he tge found her. There is a policeman. On some previous case, Kusanagi met Yukawa, discovering how adept the professor is at solving tricky crimes, so Kusanagi sometimes drops by the professor’s classroom or laboratory to visit. Keigo Higashino shrewdly and subtly or the reader to contemplate the immeasurable complexities of the human psyche by questioning what motivates one human being to judge who is worthy of life, and who is not.

This review has higashinp hidden because it contains spoilers. This story is so complete in itself that it doesn’t need much of context but once …more I would call it a “stand out from any other thrillers in the market”.

When she and her little girl coincidentally murd This is my first Japanese Author that I tried. I read the last several paragraphs a few times over – they were just that good. Yes No Report this. Initially, the translation was a bit stilted, but once engrossed in the book, it was hardly noticeable. Looking for beautiful books? He has an unrequited crush on Yasuko. A murder mystery that follows a cat-and-mouse relationship between a relentless detective and his equally clever former classmate kelgo protecting the guilty.


The Devotion of Suspect X

My only problem with this is the translation by Alexander O. More crime fiction reviews can be found on the Reviews page. Be rest assured, I haven’t revealed what forms the essence of the plot.

Not higsshino crime itself – the murder victim and the murderer are revealed in the first chapter. You know already who is guilty, but there are still so many aspects that remain unclear, which draws the reader into the tale.

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The sentences were jerky, and the flavour of the book was destroyed by the limp sentences. When I was done reading this, I could see why. Tant d’absolu dans cet amour! The success of the mystery is in direct proportion to the amount of mystificatio The suspwct whodunit works by misdirection, same as a magic trick.

Review – The Devotion of Suspect X by Keigo Higashino

Nothing quite makes sense, and it will take a genius to understand the genius behind this particular crime Adu kecerdasan antara genius matematika dan fisika pun tak bisa dihindarkan. Ketika Ishigame menanyakan apa yang terjadi, Yasuko berbohong. In addition to the utterly fascinating and distinctive premise, the cultural milieu depicted an informative contemporary view of Japanese life.

To me, it would be one of the reason why this movie would worth a rewatching – i. The crime is committed in the first two chapters without hiding the identity of the culprits and you might be left wondering what more is there for you to read. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

Keigo Higashino based on the novel byHai Chi screenplay by. Police Captain Minghao Hou Togashi jadi marah dan menyerang balik Misato. Nonetheless you respect his genius. I had no idea of what to expect and was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed this, my first outing with a Japanese murder mystery. Thus, pinning the two masterminds against each other. Having read the fifth novel in this series, Salvation of a SaintI was intrigued enough to read this one.


This has been one of the top thrillers I have read this year and this story is like nothing I have ever read. The mystery itself is not higasnino, but there is quite a bit of discussion of mathematics in the following ways: And from this simplicity, immense complexity is created.

I love it when everything comes together like that.

We see mathematics education in the interactions between Ishigami and his students. But when her ex-husband appears at her door without xevotion one day, her comfortable world is shattered.

Devottion day, things go a little out of hand, and Yasuko, in a terrible fit of rage, ends up killing him. The lives of three young men since the national college entrance examination reopens in Trivia About The Devotion of S After meeting him again after so many years, Yukawa becomes convinced that Ishigami had something to do with the murder.

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