By Keigo Higashino
Manabu Yukawa, the physicist often called "Detective Galileo," has traveled to Hariguara, a once-popular summer season lodge city that has fallen on not easy occasions. he's there to talk at a convention on a deliberate underwater mining operation, which has sharply divided town. One faction is opposed to the proposed operation, considering the environmental effect at the region, identified for its pristine waters. the opposite faction, seeing no destiny within the city because it is, believes its purely desire lies within the improvement venture.
The evening after the annoying panel dialogue, one of many resort's site visitors is located lifeless at the beach on the base of the neighborhood cliffs. The neighborhood police at the beginning think it was once an easy accident—that he wandered over the sting whereas strolling on unusual territory in the course of the evening. but if they detect that the sufferer was once a former policeman and that the reason for dying was once carbon monoxide poisoning, they start to suspect he used to be murdered, and his physique tossed off the cliff to misdirect the police.
As the police attempt to discover the place Tsukahara used to be killed and why, Yukawa reveals himself enmeshed in yet one more confounding case of homicide. In a sequence of twists as complicated and astonishing as any in Higashino's wonderful, severely acclaimed paintings, Galileo uncovers the hidden dating at the back of the tragic occasions that resulted in this murder.
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A Midsummer's Equation: A Detective Galileo Mystery (Detective Galileo Series) by Keigo Higashino