Polar Star

A Novel (Mortalis.) by Martin Cruz Smith

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Written in English
Cover of: Polar Star | Martin Cruz Smith
Published: Pages: 400 Downloads: 766
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Subjects:

  • American Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Smith, Martin Cruz - Prose & Criticism,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Espionage / Thriller,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Thrillers,
  • Fiction / Thrillers,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Police,
  • Renko, Arkady (Fictitious character),
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Siberia

Edition Notes

SeriesArkady Renko (2)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9657812M
ISBN 100345498178
ISBN 109780345498175
OCLC/WorldCa141385021

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Martin Cruz Smith ’s novels include Gorky Park, Stallion Gate, Polar Star, Stalin’s Ghost, Rose, December 6, Tatiana, and The Girl from Venice. He is a two-time winner of the Hammett Prize, a recipient of Britain’s Golden Dagger Award, and a winner of the Premio Piemonte Giallo Internazionale.

He lives in California/5(). In the long-awaited sequel to Gorky Park, Arkady Renko returns to Russia to work on the Polar Star, a huge fishing-factory ship. When a young girl is murdered, Renko is asked to investigate and enters a case as chilling and gripping as his previous adventure.4/5.

Polar Star book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Follows a mother polar bear and her two cubs from their birth to a danger /5. Martin Cruz-Smith 's novels include Stalin's Ghost, Gorky Park, Rose, December 6, Polar Star, and Stallion Gate.

He is a two-time winner of the Hammett Prize from the International Association of Crime Writers and a recipient of Britain's Golden Dagger Award. Currently, he lives in California/5(). I originally read Martin Cruz Smith's Polar Star when it first came out inhaving already read his first Arkady Renko book, Gorky Park.

I remembered it as a fine read, with the type of sardonic protagonist I enjoy/5(). Polar Star by Martin Cruz Smith is the second in his Arkady Renko series, and the sequel to his bestselling book, Gorky Park.

Things ended badly for Moscow investigator Renko in Gorky Park. He's been fired from his job and removed from the party.5/5(5). An omnibus of two of Martin Cruz Smith's books. Polar Star In the long-awaited sequel to Gorky Park, Arkady Renko has made too many enemies and now he toils in obscurity on a huge Russian fishing-factory ship in the middle of the Bering Sea.

But when a young female crew member is picked up dead with the day's catch, Renko is asked to investigate/5. Its been nearly two months since the crew aboard the year-old U.S.

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Homeported in Seattle, Washington, US Coast Guard Cutter POLAR STAR (WAGB 10) is the United States' only heavy. Polar Star, by Martin Cruz Smith, a-minus, Narrated by Frank Muller, Produced by Recorded Books, Downloaded from This book was narrated by one of the best,Frank Muller /5.

Set in Soviet Russia in the s during the period known as Perestroika, American author Martin Cruz Smith’s crime novel Polar Star () chronicles the efforts of ex-police investigator Arkady Renko to solve the murder of a young woman working on a fish processing vessel in the Bering Sea.

Praise for Polar Star “Stunning.”—The New York Times Book Review “Impossible to put down a book of heart-stopping suspense and intricate plotting, but also a meticulously researched, ambitious literary work of great distinction.”—The Detroit News. Under normal circumstances, such an investigation might be perfunctory, but the POLAR STAR is not an ordinary factory ship: Rather, it is part of a joint venture between the United States and the.

I originally read Martin Cruz Smith's Polar Star when it first came out inhaving already read his first Arkady Renko book, Gorky Park.

I remembered it as a fine read, with the type of sardonic protagonist I /5(). Polar Star. [Sally Grindley; John Butler] -- Follows a mother polar bear and her two cubs from their birth to a dangerous encounter with a hungry male bear, describing how the mother protects her offspring until they can fend for themselves.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. A Gorky Park sequel that finds Arkady Renko, disgraced Moscow cop-hero of that best seller, hiding out on a Russian factory ship (the Polar Star)--and up to his dour ears in an intricately textured but slow-drifting mess of murder, drug smuggling, and political : Martin Cruz Smith.

“Polar Star: A Novel” by Martin Cruz Smith is one of his books in the Arkady Renko series. The action all takes place on a huge Russian fishing boat populated by both men and women in the frigid Bering Sea, part of a joint USA/USSR cooperative fishing project.

There is no date supplied but it seems to take place in the early-to-mid s/5. Polar Star Dormitory (極星寮 Kyokuseiryō) is the only dormitory inside Tōtsuki Culinary Academy.

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Praise for Polar Star "Stunning." --The New York Times Book Review "Impossible to put down a book of heart-stopping suspense and intricate plotting, but also a meticulously researched, ambitious literary work of great distinction."/5(13). Polar Star. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the Polar Star, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book.

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The last net of the night bears pollack, cod, crabs and, from the depths of the sea, the body of a woman missing from the Polar Star. "Like a beast, the net came steaming up the ramp and into the sodium lamps of the trawl deck, Like a gleaming pelt, mats of red, blue, orange strips covered the mesh: plastic 'chaifing hair' designed to ease the 5/5(1).

Check out this great listen on In the second installment in the Arkady Renko series from internationally best-selling author Martin Cruz Smith, Renko goes up against the Soviet bureaucracy in a complex international web and discovering more than he bargained for. Arkady Renko, f.

The pain that seemed like being pierced by something sharp and the girl regained her sensation. The darkness that like sticky sludge. The girl finally woke up when a red light gathered in that closed world.

When she received a purple sphere from a strange red bird, the two memories inside the girl mixed up. The goal of the girl was to fulfill the life expectancy that was expected to be sixty. Martin Cruz Smith began his career with Gypsy in Amber inpart of the Romano Grey series.

Below is a list of Martin Cruz Smith’s books in order of when they were first released (and in chronological order): Publication Order of Roman Grey Books. #N#Canto for a Gypsy.

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The focus shifted from developing upgrade components within the constraints. Polar Star by Martin Cruz Smith; 15 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Arkady Renko (Fictious character), Arkady Renko (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, Fiction, Police; Places: Moscow, Moscow (Russia), Russia, Russia (Federation), Siberia, Siberia (Russia).

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Praise for Polar Star “Stunning.”—The New York Times Book Review “Impossible to put down a book of heart-stopping suspense and intricate plotting, but also a meticulously researched, ambitious literary work of great distinction.”—The Detroit News/5(45). Catalog Polar Star:» Book Polar Star: A Novel.

Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed. New York: Ballantine Books, Print. Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.Get this from a library!

Polar Star. [Martin Cruz Smith] -- On psychiatric rehabilitation in Siberia, Arkady Renko is exiled on Polar Star, a Soviet factory ship which trawls the freezing waters from Siberia to Alaska.

Then he is given a chance to regain his. "Polar Star" was first published in and is the second of his books - after "Gorky Park" - to feature Arkady Renko. Renko was once the Chief Homicide Investigator for Moscow's militia - more or less the 'standard' police force, which saw Renko dealing with the 'everyday'/5().