What's the Name of That Book??? discussion

UNSOLVED: One specific book > Mystery/Detective Fiction cum a spy-like novel. Old. Possibly in the 60s' or 70's.

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message 1: by Rohan (new)

Rohan (ro_han_solo) | 1 comments So, I read this spy/detective novel 8-9 years ago. In this novel, there's a detective guy who takes a case in hand and this case takes him around the world to (probably) Macau or Bangkok or any Asian city, I don't exactly remember. There's a coffin involved. There's also a discussion at the start of the book where the surname that starts with Mc of some policeman would be Irish was discussed. Now this detective has a neighbor and as far as I remember the neighbor is the criminal. I also remember a Cadillac that is plot point. It was a series of novels as I remember another novel in the series which had a cover page that resembled the poster for the James Bond spy movie "For your Eyes Only".

message 2: by Rachel (new)

Rachel | 1530 comments Maybe something by Graham Greene? He was writing a lot of spy novels around that time period.

message 3: by Lobstergirl, au gratin (new)

Lobstergirl | 40648 comments Mod
Rohan, are you still looking for this or did you find it?

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