The Janissary Tree - an Entertaining Middle Eastern MysteryA review of Jason Goodwin´s The Janissary Tree. The Janissary Tree was just awarded the 2007 Edgar Award for Best Mystery Novel by Mystery Writers of America. It is also our May book club pick.
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The forum has been relatively busy this week. We've been discussing learning Middle Eastern langages, particularly Persian (Farsi.) A new thread about nomads is shaping up to be very interesting. And the book club discussion has started.
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