By David Herman, March 26, 2015
By Lavie Tidhar
Hodder and Stoughton, £18.99
November 1939: a beautiful and mysterious woman walks into a scruffy private eye's office. It is like something out of Raymond Chandler. What isn't from Chandler is the way the woman is described: "She had the face of an intelligent Jewess."
Lavie Tidhar is a young Israeli novelist, based in London.