Book Detail

Publisher: DI MARSICO LIBRI

Format: hardcover

ISBN: 978-88-89979-55-6

FUORIGIOCO

Offside

Kamil Demir, a computer scientist of Turkish origin, moved from Milan to Sicily, to assume the direction of a center for research in the environmental sector. Kamil is not a fundamentalist, but an observant Muslim, who attends the mosque, makes ablutions, saying prayers in Arabic and does not eat meat prohibited. He buys in San Giuliano an empty house and here start to investigate a murder. The story, written with lightness and irony, winds its way through an intricate tale of corruption and involves a series of ambiguous characters, presidents, directors of football clubs, referees sold, judges sleepy, inveterate gamblers, fanatical fans with yellow and red scarves, police distracted, waiter serving croissants stuffed with honey, holders of betting shops and even an accountant who advises against it. The title does not mislead. It is not a history of ball. And even a history of blood , even if there’s blood…

2012, 144 pages
12 x 17 cm

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