The Resource The language of secrets, Ausma Zehanat Khan

The language of secrets, Ausma Zehanat Khan

Label
The language of secrets
Title
The language of secrets
Statement of responsibility
Ausma Zehanat Khan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Detective Esa Khattak heads up Canada's Community Policing Section, which handles minority-sensitive cases across all levels of law enforcement. Khattak is still under scrutiny for his last case, so he's surprised when INSET, Canada's federal intelligence agency, calls him in on another potentially hot button issue. For months, INSET has been investigating a local terrorist cell which is planning an attack on New Year's Day. INSET had an informant, Mohsin Dar, undercover inside the cell. But now, just weeks before the attack, Mohsin has been murdered at the group's training camp deep in the woods. INSET wants Khattak to give the appearance of investigating Mohsin's death, and then to bury the lead. They can't risk exposing their operation, or Mohsin's role in it. But Khattak used to know Mohsin, and he knows he can't just let this murder slide. So Khattak sends his partner, Detective Rachel Getty, undercover into the small-town mosque which houses the terrorist cell. As Rachel tentatively reaches out into the unfamiliar world of Islam, and begins developing relationships with the people of the mosque and the terrorist cell within it, the potential reasons for Mohsin's murder only seem to multiply, from the political and ideological to the intensely personal. The Unquiet Dead author Ausma Zehanat Khan once again dazzles with a brilliant mystery carefully woven into a profound and intimate story of humanity"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khan, Ausma Zehanat
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3611.H335
LC item number
L36 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Murder victims
  • Terrorists
  • Informers
  • Canada
Label
The language of secrets, Ausma Zehanat Khan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908085880
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
329 pages
Isbn
9781250055170
Lccn
2015041010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The language of secrets, Ausma Zehanat Khan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908085880
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
329 pages
Isbn
9781250055170
Lccn
2015041010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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