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Author: Wright
Subcategory: Mystery
Language: English
Publisher: Scribner (September 1, 1983)
Category: Suspense and Mystery
Rating: 4.8
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Death in the Old Country (Charlie Salter, by. Eric Wright.

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Eric Wright was born in London, England and immigrated to Canada in 1951. He is the award-winning author of seventeen crime novels, including his first novel, The Night the Gods Smiled, which won the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Crime Novel, the Crime Writer's Association's John Creasey Award, and the City of Toronto Book Award. His memoir, Always Give a Penny to a Blind Man, about growing up poor in working-class London, was published in 1999.

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Charlie Salter Omnibus: The Night the Gods Smiled, Smoke Detector, Death in the Old Country (Charlie Salter Mysteries). Eric Wright is the author of the Charlie Salter mysteries set in Toronto

Charlie Salter Omnibus: The Night the Gods Smiled, Smoke Detector, Death in the Old Country (Charlie Salter Mysteries). Eric Wright is the author of the Charlie Salter mysteries set in Toronto. This past year he wrote "The Last Hand" which is to be the last in the Charlie Salter series, so I decided to go back and read any novels in the series that I had missed. The Night the Gods Smiled" is the first Charlie Salter mystery. David Summers, a professor at Douglas College in Toronto, is murdered in Montreal during an academic conference.

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During dinner with his colleagues, English professor David Summers proclaimed it his lucky day and hinted at a mysterious anniversary. Soon after his strange behavior, he disappeared

During dinner with his colleagues, English professor David Summers proclaimed it his lucky day and hinted at a mysterious anniversary. Soon after his strange behavior, he disappeared. Inspector Charlie Salter begins his investigation into the halls of academia, but finds them surprisingly shady. Somehow, for someone, it had been a piece of luck that killed Summers and it would take a greater one for Salter to find the killer.

Home Wright, Eric The Night the Gods Smiled. Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1983. The Night the Gods Smiled. From Dearly Departed Books (Alliance, OH, . Price: US$ 3. 0 Convert Currency.

The Smiling God is a being of terrible power and ceaseless appetite

The Smiling God is a being of terrible power and ceaseless appetite. It is promoted and worshiped by StrexCorp Synernists Incorporated, whose slogan includes the line "believe in a smiling god," and whose employees pray regularly to its "great warmth. It is frequently described as "the unraveling of all things" and "the great glowing coils of the Universe unwinding.

Relegated to handling paperwork and escort duty, Inspector Charlie Salter is delighted to be asked to help investigate the death of David Summers, a Toronto English professor murdered during an academic conference in Montreal