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Devil-Devil: Introducing the Sergeant Kella and Sister Conchita Series Set in the Solomon Islands

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It's not easy being Ben Kella. As a sergeant in the Solomon Islands Police Force, as well as an aofia, a hereditary spiritual peacekeeper of the Lau people, he is viewed with distrust by both the indigenousislanders and the British colonial authorities. In the past few days he has been cursed by a magic man, stumbled across evidence of a cargo cult uprising, and failed to find an American anthropologist who had been scouringthe mountains for a priceless pornographic icon. Then, at a mission station, Kella discovers an independent and rebellious young American nun, Sister Conchita, secretly trying to bury a skeleton. The unlikely pair of Kellaand Conchita are forced to team up to solve a series of murders that tie into all these other strange goingson. Set in the 60's in one of the most beautiful and dangerous areas of the South Pacific, Devil-Devil launches anexciting new series.

Synopsis:

Sergeant Ben Kella of the Solomon Islands Police Force, who also happens to be a local spiritual peacekeeper, teams up with American nun Sister Conchita to solve a series of bizarre murders. A first novel.

About the Author

\For eight years, Graeme Kent was Head of BBC Schools broadcasting in the Solomon Islands. Prior to that he taught in six primary schools in the UK and was headmaster of one. Currently, he is Educational Broadcasting Consultant for the South Pacific Commission.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781569478745
Publisher:
Soho Press
Subject:
Fiction : Mystery & Detective - Hard-Boiled
Author:
Kent, Graeme
Subject:
Fiction : Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
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Subject:
Fiction : Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural
Publication Date:
February 2011
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
288

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Devil-Devil: Introducing the Sergeant Kella and Sister Conchita Series Set in the Solomon Islands
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"Synopsis" by , Sergeant Ben Kella of the Solomon Islands Police Force, who also happens to be a local spiritual peacekeeper, teams up with American nun Sister Conchita to solve a series of bizarre murders. A first novel.
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