The Language of Secrets: A Novel (Rachel Getty and Esa Khattak Novels)

The Language of Secrets: A Novel (Rachel Getty and Esa Khattak Novels)

Ausma Zehanat Khan

Detective Esa Khattak heads up Canada's neighborhood Policing part, which handles minority-sensitive situations throughout all degrees of legislations enforcement. Khattak remains to be below scrutiny for his final case, so he is shocked whilst INSET, Canada's nationwide protection group, calls him in on one other politically delicate factor. For months, INSET has been investigating a neighborhood terrorist mobilephone that's making plans an assault on New Year's Day. INSET had an informant, Mohsin Dar, undercover contained in the mobile. yet now, simply weeks earlier than the assault, Mohsin has been murdered on the group's education camp deep within the woods.

INSET wishes Khattak to offer the looks of investigating Mohsin's demise, after which to bury the lead. they can not probability exposing their operation, or Mohsin's position in it. yet Khattak used to understand Mohsin, and he is familiar with he cannot simply permit this homicide slide. So Khattak sends his accomplice, Detective Rachel Getty, undercover into the unsuspecting mosque which homes the terrorist cellphone. As Rachel tentatively reaches out into the strange international of Islam, and starts constructing relationships with the folk of the mosque and the terrorist mobilephone inside of it, the capability purposes for Mohsin's homicide merely appear to multiply, from the political and ideological to the intensely personal.

The Unquiet Dead writer Ausma Zehanat Khan once more dazzles in The Language of Secrets, an excellent secret woven right into a profound and intimate tale of humanity.

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