When I Grow Rich

When I Grow Rich Set in Istanbul this thrilling tale conveys the mystery and magnetism of the old imperial city at the crossroads of Europe and Asia Nuri Bey is a Turkish philosopher and scholar who lives for his boo

  • Title: When I Grow Rich
  • Author: Joan Fleming
  • ISBN: 9780006131410
  • Page: 412
  • Format: None
  • Set in Istanbul, this thrilling tale conveys the mystery and magnetism of the old imperial city at the crossroads of Europe and Asia Nuri Bey is a Turkish philosopher and scholar who lives for his books An innocent and dreamy man, he yearns to go to Oxford, but with his relatively poor background it s a dream that may never be realised without the help of his wealthy menSet in Istanbul, this thrilling tale conveys the mystery and magnetism of the old imperial city at the crossroads of Europe and Asia Nuri Bey is a Turkish philosopher and scholar who lives for his books An innocent and dreamy man, he yearns to go to Oxford, but with his relatively poor background it s a dream that may never be realised without the help of his wealthy mentor, Madame Miasma When she asks him to deliver a parcel to a friend of hers at the airport, Nuri bey obliges, and events bring him in touch with a side of life that is dark and dangerous A security guard is shot, and Nuri bey flees the scene, because the last thing this philosopher wants is to be involved with a nefarious crime in a country where convicted murderers are hanged in public

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    About “Joan Fleming

    • Joan Fleming

      Joan Margaret Fleming was a British writer of crime and thriller novels She was educated at Lausanne University She married Norman Bell Beattie Fleming in 1932 The Turkish detective Nuri Bey Izkirlak features in two of her books, When I Grow Rich and Nothing is the Number When You Die Her novel The Deeds of Dr Deadcert was made into a film RX Murder She won the Gold Dagger award twice, for When I Grow Rich in 1962 and for Young Man I Think You re Dying in 1970.She wrote 33 novels beginning with Two Lovers Too Many in 1949 and ending with The Day of the Donkey Derby in 1978.



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