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Tod und Teufel by Frank Schätzing
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really liked it
bookshelves: library-books, german-non-fantasy

I really had to get into the style (and reading in german xD) at first, it took me more than a year to read this. It's ridiculous, seriously.
This book is set in Cologne during the middleages and it follows a pickpocket who witnesses the murder of the master builder of the cathedral. It was very thoroughly researched and a lot of conflicts of the time are adressed such as the crusades or the squabbles between the patricians and the guildes. The beginning was a bit slow but the end definately had me frantically flipping the pages in order to find out how everything is resolved.
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Reading Progress

February 17, 2015 – Shelved
November 14, 2015 – Shelved as: to-read
May 28, 2016 – Started Reading
May 28, 2016 –
page 149
29.1%
May 29, 2016 –
page 165
32.23%
June 13, 2016 –
page 234
45.7%
June 16, 2016 – Shelved as: library-books
June 16, 2016 – Shelved as: german-non-fantasy
June 16, 2016 – Finished Reading

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