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Sins as Scarlet A dark, brutal ride through the underbelly of LA Anthony Horowitz, author of Magpie MurdersIn this follow up to Nicols Obregons critically acclaimed Blue Light Yokohama, Inspector Iwata returnsin a murder case in his new home of Los AngelesAfter a brutal murder investigation ripped apart his life, Kosuke Iwata quit both his job as a detective with the Tokyo Police Department and his country, leaving Japan for the hopefully sunnier shores of Los Angeles, California But even though hes left his old life behind, he still has to make a living and Iwata sets up shop as a private investigator But murder still follows him Approached by an old contact whose daughter has been murdered and the case laid to restunsolvedIwata agrees to take on the case out of loyalty But what seems initially like a cold blooded murder takes a different turn when a homeless witness recalls the murderers parting words Im sorryFrom the depths of Skid Row to the fatal expanse of the Sonoran Desert, Iwata tracks the disparate pieces of a mysterious and heartbreaking puzzle But the he unearths, the clearer it is that things are not as they appear and people are not as they seem Lives untangle, fates converge, and blood is spilled as Inspector Iwata returns More Praise for Sins as Scarlet Masterpiecethats the only way to describe Sins as Scarlet Obregns brilliant novel is, at once, a classic noir, a psychological thriller and a riveting examinationsometimes dark, sometimes moving to the point of tearsof life in a less than angelic Los Angeles And what a delight to see Inspector Kosuke Iwata back again You will love every minute spent with this one of a kind hero Jeffery Deaver, New York Times bestselling author of The Burial Hour In the heady tradition of Raymond Chandler and Michael Connelly, Sins as Scarlet lays bare the brui

About the Author: Nicolás Obregón

Nicol s Obreg n is a Londoner, a Madrile o, and a full time writer His first novel, Blue Light Yokohama, was published in 2017 across the UK, US, Czechia, and The Netherlands It is set to be published in France, Germany, Spain and Russia in 2018.The novel was conceived two days shy of his 30th birthday while travelling on a bullet train from Hiroshima to Kyoto.Obreg n is currently working on the sequel to Blue Light Yokohama Sins As Scarlet due for release this year A third Inspector Iwata novel will be released in 2019.

10 thoughts on “Sins as Scarlet

  1. Maureen Maureen says:

    Never be content to sit back and watch as others rights are trampled upon Your rights could be next DaShanne StokesOne of the things that I enjoyed about Nicol s Obreg n s previous book Blue Light Yokohama was that it was set in Japan, and therefore afforded new experiences for the reader His latest offering Sins As Scarlet is set in LA, but you know somethin

  2. Paromjit Paromjit says:

    This the second in the fascinating series by Nicolas Obregon featuring the Japanese American Inspector Kosuke Iwata Kosuke has returned to Los Angeles after the dramatic turn of events in his last case in Japan He may have returned, but he cannot escape his haunting and traumatic past He is now working as a private investigator following cheating spouses for a

  3. Amy Amy says:

    It s not very often that I find myself moved when I m reading Crime Fiction, it s usually a rare occurrence but a totally appreciated one when it does happen and Obregon managed to touch a part of my soul with his painfully beautiful writing and stunning imagery It was a little like reading high brow literary fiction without the pretentiousness and with waygrit.T

  4. Mairead Hearne ( Mairead Hearne ( says:

    My Rating 4.5 Five years ago, he lost his family Now he may have found his redemptionSins As Scarlet is the second book from Nicol s Obreg n featuring former homicide detective Kosuke Iwata Just published by Michael Joseph, it has been described by author Jeffery Deaver as amasterpiece, a classic noir, a psychological thriller and a riveting examination sometimes d

  5. Jo Jo says:

    Second outing for Japanese detective He s now back the USA, where he grew up, and working as a PI in Los Angeles To be honest, I loved the first novel in this series and was disappointed that this one moved away from Japan There are so many crime novels set in the US that I enjoy those set in other countries, especially those with a culture so different to my own Gre

  6. Michelle Michelle says:

    Review can be found on my blog here you to the publisher Minotaur Books for sending me a free physical copy of this book.This was the first book I have read by Nicolas Obregon and even though this was a second book in the Inspector Iwata series it can be read as a standalone book After reading this book I am definitely interested in reading the first book in the series

  7. Angharad Ross-Jones Angharad Ross-Jones says:

    Quite honestly, this was as faultless as a second novel in a series can ever be.Although I thought Blue Light Yokohama was one of the best crime novels of the past few years, this sequel expanded everything there was to love and loathe about the characters and the story, and somehow Nicol s Obreg n has managed to grip me with this one even , all whilst completely changin

  8. Raven Raven says:

    Having been much impressed by Obregon s first book, Blue Light Yokohama featuring Japanese homicide detective Kosuke Iwata, I m delighted to report that Sins As Scarlet is even better So much so that it has parachuted its way into my top five reads of the year so far Kosuke Iwata is a powerfully constructed character, shaped and formed, but with an underlying sense of self

  9. Abby Slater- Fairbrother Abby Slater- Fairbrother says:

    I am a huge fan of diverse novels and you don t really get manydiverse than Sins As Scarlet It features a variety of characters from all walks of life and differing cultures The victim in the novel is a transgender woman and Inspector Kosuke Iwata is determined to solve the case.The novel opens on the Mexican USA border A pregnant woman is fleeing, and she has sustained viol

  10. Anne Anne says:

    Really I give this a 4.5 It is a crime or detective novel There is a definite crime committed and a private or professional investigator on the trail But it is so muchThe writing is superb Oregon manages three separate storylines plus part of a novella with perfect balance The overall theme seems to be about belonging or not belonging to a group, a family, a community, a count

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