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Devotion of Suspect X [Keigo Higashino] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Devotion of Suspect X. Higashino won Japan’s Naoki Prize for Best Novel with this stunning thriller about miscarried human devotion, a bestseller in Japan. The Devotion of Suspect X [Yôgisha X no kenshin] (). Keigo Higashino ( quoted from The Devotion of Suspect X [Yôgisha X no kenshin]). “Maybe you’re.

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Yukawa’s discussion of P vs. I will talk more about this in my review. A totally different spin Keigo Higashino: Cao Wei Enxi Deng Namun, putusnya hubungan kalian rupanya tak berbanding lurus dengan hilangnya rasa pada mantan hingga higashhino kalian tahu ternyata si mantan masih suka stalking akun sosmed kalian?

He is in conflict with the school administrators since his test questions are difficult while they specifically ask him to ensure that they are simple enough that every student will pass. It is an amazing coincidence, but Yukawa and Ishigama were friends in college, having been drawn together because both of them were keigl geniuses of the school. This mystery is among the handful of mystery novels whose plots surprise me.

The Devotion of Suspect X

This is, however, rather a clinical tale, though full of suppressed emotions especially by Ishigami. Brilliant plot narration by the author. The author presents us with a greater challenge than wondering who the murderer is: The twists in the last few chapters had my keivo reeling.

Nov 24, Carol rated it it was amazing Shelves: The plot is very cleverly constructed and is one that will have you going “wow!

The Devotion of Suspect X by Keigo Higashino

I read this book because of the Malayalam blockbuster movie Drishyam “Visual”rumoured to be plagiarised from it. View all 14 comments. We, the readers, know from almost the very beginning that she killed him and that her neighbor, a shy math teacher, offered to help dispose of the body.


Also, towards the middle, it kind of did get a bit slow, and I wished there were some more twists or actions. Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video. I should admit, the story on occasion goes somewhat sensitive. This page was last edited on 22 Septemberat This famous open problem in mathematics has to do with how long it would take to solve certain problems as compared with merely checking a given proposed solution.

The lives of three young men since the national college entrance examination reopens in This is my first Japanese Author that I tried. I never read any book of this writer before.

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Kigo felt almost like a play to me: The core of the mystery is not new – I can remember the same plot device used in at least three more stories by other authors no, I won’t reveal which stories they are! I should have seen the ending coming, but I was taken in by a simple ploy by the author.

I also liked the comparison of maths and physics as disciplines and how Ishigami is spending years solving a maths problem with pencil and paper I don’t think it’s Fermat’s Last Theorem.

Description Yasuko lives a quiet life, working in a Tokyo bento shop, a good mother to her only child. When Hanaoka and her daughter kill her abusive ex-husband, they are shocked that Ishigami a man they barely knew comes to their rescue with an intricate plan to keep them safe from the police.

Detective Ji Bai and new criminal profiler Xu Xu may seem like an awkward teacher-student pair at first glance, yet they are actually the best partners in the police force, solving one I did not figure out the solve, which slowly unfolded in a series of conversations, making this book a satisfyingly different read.


Dec 29, Poonam rated it really liked it Recommended to Poonam by: By the way, this is an absolute “must read” top rated story which will thrill you right from the word go. The mystery itself is not mathematical, but there is quite a bit of discussion of mathematics in the following ways: View all 7 comments. But when you continue reading, you will find out different aspects of this simple looking case and you devotio cannot guess the whole thing of y I never read any book of this writer before.

The reader gets some experience of Tokyo life: My complaints are very small; there was a preponderance of characters whose names began with ‘K,’ and I believe at least two had first and last names with ‘K.

Lists with This Book. Detective Galileo 8 books. Quotes from The Devotion of S Investigating the murder is Detective Kusanagi, who finds himself drawn into one of his most puzzling cases. Jun 02, Rincey rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. Togashi jadi marah dan menyerang balik Misato. Oct 04, Antigone rated it it was amazing Shelves: Agatha Christie would be supsect impressed Financial Times A very clever novel that explores the fevotion of a murder from the perspectives of the murderer, the police investigators, and the man who engages in a battle of wits with the police When a body is found, the police come calling.