Saturday, April 1, 2017: The Hamilton-Wenham Public Library has one new bestseller and four other new books in the Cooking, Food & Wine section. The new titles this week include "The No Meat Athlete Cookbook: Whole Food, Plant-Based Recipes to Fuel Your Workouts- and the Rest of Your Life," "Simple Green Suppers: A Fresh Strategy for One-Dish Vegetarian Meals," and "Bangkok: Recipes and Stories from the Heart of Thailand."
#1 "NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER When the Norwegian ambassador to Thailand is found dead in a Bangkok brothel, Inspector Harry Hole is dispatched from Oslo to help hush up the case. But once he arrives Harry discovers that this case is about much more than one random murder. There is something else, something more pervasive, scrabbling around behind the scenes. Or, put another way, for every cockroach you see in your hotel room, there are hundreds behind the walls.
A first rate mystery, beautifully crafted, fast-paced, and populated with the most vivid (and at times seamy) characters… A bravura debut!” —Douglas Preston, #1 bestselling co-author of the Pendergast series of novels A nail-biting debut mystery that plunges readers into the seamy side streets of late-90s Bangkok and across the untamed mountains of the Lao-Vietnam border, hot on the heels of an alluring woman who’s officially dead
An early Harry Hole novel as an ebook! The Norwegian ambassador in Thailand is found murdered in a Bangkok brothel. He had close ties to the Prime Minister, and in Oslo – to avoid a scandal – hasty plans are drawn up at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. A drunken Harry Hole, reeking of alcohol and stuffed full with B12 vitamins, is put on a plane to Bangkok...