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By Bob Van Laerhoven
Published by Anaphora Literary Press on 2015-03-31
FICTION / Short Stories (single author), FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors), LITERARY COLLECTIONS, FICTION / Thrillers, FICTION / Romance, FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY, STUDY AIDS, SPORTS and RECREATION
Tight, taut and shocking, these stories all have warped love as the source of violence. Belgian/Flemish author, Bob Van Laerhoven, winner of the USA Best Book Award 2014 in the category "Mystery/Suspense" and the Hercule Poirot Prize with his controversial novel, Baudelaire's Revenge, connects the fate of individuals with profound social changes. Van Laerhoven has been a travel writer in conflict-zones from 1990 until 2003 and echos of his experiences trickle through these confronting and thrilling tales, set in civil war-torn Algeria in the fifties, in a gypsy populated Polish concentration-camp during WWII, in a Peruvian border-town where stealing is a deadly art, in Liberia during the civil war in the nineties, and in Belgian Congo during the bloody uproar in the sixties. Omnia vincit amor-Love conquers all-the saying goes. But not our Dangerous Obsessions.
Also available as a Kindle edition.
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