The Ways of Evil Men by Leighton Gage audiobook

The Ways of Evil Men

By Leighton Gage
Read by Jonathan Davis

Blackstone Publishing 9781616952723

The Chief Inspector Mario Silva Investigations: Book 7

9.53 Hours Unabridged
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The Awana tribe, who live in the remote Amazon jungle in theBrazilian state of Pará, have dwindled to only forty-one members—and nowthirty-nine of them have dropped dead of what looks like poison. Theneighboring white townsfolk don’t seem to be mourning the genocide much—infact, the only person who seems to care at all is Jade Calmon, the officialtribal relations agent assigned to the area. She wants justice for the twosurvivors, a father and his eight-year-old son. But racism is deeply entrenched,and no one is going to help her get to the truth. Unfortunately, this is far from the first time the Brazilianfederal police have had a tribal genocide to investigate. Chief Inspector MarioSilva and his team are sent in from Brasilia to try to solve the increasinglycomplex case just as a local white man is discovered murdered. Someone has donetheir best to frame the surviving Awana man, and the town is about to erupt.

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Summary

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A Publishers Weekly Pick of the Week, January 2014

The Awana tribe, who live in the remote Amazon jungle in theBrazilian state of Pará, have dwindled to only forty-one members—and nowthirty-nine of them have dropped dead of what looks like poison. Theneighboring white townsfolk don’t seem to be mourning the genocide much—infact, the only person who seems to care at all is Jade Calmon, the officialtribal relations agent assigned to the area. She wants justice for the twosurvivors, a father and his eight-year-old son. But racism is deeply entrenched,and no one is going to help her get to the truth.

Unfortunately, this is far from the first time the Brazilianfederal police have had a tribal genocide to investigate. Chief Inspector MarioSilva and his team are sent in from Brasilia to try to solve the increasinglycomplex case just as a local white man is discovered murdered. Someone has donetheir best to frame the surviving Awana man, and the town is about to erupt.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Riveting…Gage weaves an engaging plot and psychologically complex characters together with a sharp-edged social commentary on the Brazilian class system; his voice will be greatly missed in the crime fiction community.” Publishers Weekly (starred review)

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Author Bio: Leighton Gage

Author Bio: Leighton Gage

Leighton Gage (1942–2013) wrote seven books in the Mario Silva series: Blood of the Wicked, Buried Strangers, Dying Gasp, Every Bitter Thing, A Vine in the Blood, Perfect Hatred, and The Ways of Evil Men. Since 1973, he spent part of each year in Santana do Parnaiba, Brazil, where he met his wife, Eide. His books have been translated into French, Italian, Finnish, and Dutch.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 9.53
Audience: Adult
Language: English