review of COBRA


As far as I know books by Deon Meyer are not just books about a police corps and a criminal. There are lines to the political scene, the banking scene, the tech scene, the scene where alcohol flows freely. The story of COBRA starts at the famous Franschhoek in South Africa. This is apart of … Continue reading review of COBRA

review of 7 DAYS


Who was Hanneke Sloet? She was a corporate lawyer in South Africa. She was murdered in her own apartment. But who was she? With whom did she have contacts, at her work, outside her work? The case has been closed without finding the murderer. But the situation changes very rapidly when an unknown sniper decides … Continue reading review of 7 DAYS

review of DEVIL’S PEAK


This is the second book by the South African writer Deon Meyer that I have read. Now I have turned to Devil’s Peak, a book published in English in 2008. This makes clear that I am lagging behind about 20 years. This time span however did not turn me into a time traveller. I was … Continue reading review of DEVIL’S PEAK

unravelling a killing


The two writers have done research into the relationship of the known athlete Oscare Pistorius and his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Pistorius who had become famous as a handicapped athlete and his girlfriend with the good looks, who was a model.  The courtcase was a celebrity-case, with so many people having an opinion. In this book … Continue reading unravelling a killing