The Rat Catchers' Olympics (A Dr. Siri Paiboun Mystery) by Colin Cotterill PDF

By Colin Cotterill

The boycotting of the 1980 Olympic video games in Moscow has given  the Democratic People’s Republic of Laos the opportunity they had to box their first-ever staff. It’s additionally simply this type of chance the now retired, and consequently very bored, ex-National Coroner of Laos, the venerable Dr. Siri Paiboun, to go to a urban he has lengthy desired to see. He simply must get the band again jointly first.

1980: The People’s Democratic Republic of Laos is proud to be competing in its first-ever Olympics. after all, part the area is boycotting the Moscow summer season Olympic video games to protest the Soviet Union’s contemporary invasion of Afghanistan, yet that has made room for athletes from international locations which are frequently too small or underfunded to be competitive—like Laos.

Ex-national coroner of Laos Dr. Siri Paiboun might be retired, yet he and his spouse, Madame Daeng, could just do approximately something to have an opportunity to go to Moscow, so Siri finagles them a visit through getting them employed as clinical advisers to the Olympians. many of the athletes are younger and blameless village those who have by no means worn trainers, less imagined something as remarkable because the Moscow Olympic Village. because the festival heats up, despite the fact that, Siri starts off to suspect that one of many athletes isn't who he says he's. Fearing a conspiracy, Siri and his pals examine, liaising in mystery with Inspector Phosy again domestic in Laos to determine if the guy may be an murderer. Siri’s development is derailed whilst a Lao Olympian is accused of homicide. Now in the middle of a murky overseas incident, Dr. Siri needs to navigate now not one yet paranoid executive machines to ensure justice is done.

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