In Josef Skvorecky's first novel written in English, the narrator lives in two radically dissimilar worlds: the exile world of the post-Communist Czech Republic, where old feuds, treacherous betrayals, and friendships persevere; and the comfortable, albeit bland world of middle-class Canada. Murder intrudes upon both of these worlds. One features a young female sleuth, a college beauty queen, jealousy in the world of academia, and a neat conclusion. The other is a tragedy caused by evil social forces and philosophies, in ...

Two Murders in My Double Life 2002, Picador USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312420260

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Two Murders in My Double Life 2001, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374280253


Two Murders in My Double Life Key Porter Books Ltd, Toronto

ISBN-13: 9781552630211

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