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The Red King of Helsinki

The Red King of Helsinki An atmospheric literary spy novel set in Helsinki at the height of Cold War in year old Pia s ambitions to win a gymnastic competition between her college and a school from Moscow trigger a se

  • Title: The Red King of Helsinki
  • Author: Helena Halme
  • ISBN: 9780957371
  • Page: 308
  • Format: ebook
  • An atmospheric literary spy novel set in Helsinki at the height of Cold War in 1979 17 year old Pia s ambitions to win a gymnastic competition between her college and a school from Moscow trigger a set of dangerous events where her best friend disappears The Englishman Iain a friend of her mother s is taking an interest in the disappearance, as is the boy in Pia s clAn atmospheric literary spy novel set in Helsinki at the height of Cold War in 1979 17 year old Pia s ambitions to win a gymnastic competition between her college and a school from Moscow trigger a set of dangerous events where her best friend disappears The Englishman Iain a friend of her mother s is taking an interest in the disappearance, as is the boy in Pia s class, Heikki, who Pia has been in love with as long as she can remember At the same time, a Soviet official, Kovtun, is hanging around Pia s school, making Pia s gym teacher, Leena, blush and stutter.

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    1 thought on “The Red King of Helsinki

    1. An intriguing cold war novel of espionage, murder and betrayal, November 27, 2016This review is from: The Red King of Helsinki: Lies, Spies and Gymnastics (Kindle Edition)I enjoyed this cold war novel set in Helsinki, Finland with the looming threat of Communist Russia affecting even the lives of ordinary citizens. The title comes from an arrogant KGB agent who seems to feel that he can do anything he likes in Helsinki. I have been in Helsinki in every season except winter, but the winter atmo [...]

    2. An Englishman a Russian and a Finn mix them together. Not a very inspiring spy tale a little confusing and slow of pace.

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