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  1. Stephanie Stephanie says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIThis was a pretty standard mystery set in American Samoa I've never read anything set in this locale so the descriptions of island life and Samoan culture were really fascinating to meDetective Sargent Apelu Soifua has been working the island beat for the last ten years since he and his family returned to Samoa from San Francisco to care for his ailing father Dear old dad has since passed away and Pelu is now taking care of the family land and working at the local police station Things begin to go bad when he is asked to look into a burglary at a local palangi neighborhood The wife of corporate boss at the SeaKing tuna processing plant reports that her home has been broken into and some videotapes and a VCR have been stolen But something about the break in and the tapes that have gone missing doesn't quite add


  2. Ivonne Rovira Ivonne Rovira says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIDetective Sergeant Apelu Soifua in Tafuna American Samoa makes distinctions between crimes involving Samoan natives and those involving palangi “white people” pronounced “puh LANG ee” In the former cases everyone knew what happened and why and usually “the perpetrator would either be waiting for Apelu already collared and ready to confess or easily identified and apprehended” Chapter 3 But with the palangi the police rarely knew what had really happened When someone breaks into the upscale home of SeaKing Tuna executive Gordon Trurich and his vodka swilling trophy wife Karen Apelu quickly rea


  3. Tony Tony says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIAmerican Samoa is a place I am highly unlikely to ever get a chance to visit so I'll probably have to settle for armchair tourism and this debut mystery is my first visit The book is the first of what looks to be a projected series featuring Detective Serge


  4. robin friedman robin friedman says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBII had the rare good fortune to have a job that allowed me to get to know the territory of American Samoa the only flag flying part of the United States south of th


  5. Laurel Laurel says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIWhat a find this mystery turned out to be I found it by accident as I was searching for books for my Read Around the World challenge It is set in contemporary American Samoa and proved to be a welcome lesson in the culture and history of the island as well as a strongly plotted mystery I really liked the main character Det Sgt Apelu Soifua or Pelu for short A family man with a scarred past as a former San Francisco cop and drug user Pelu has returned to his native island and reclaimed his life in order to become a dedicated father husband and police officer He loves his culture at least m


  6. Christopher Christopher says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBII raised my rating to 4 stars after reading this again As a crime novel it's fine compelling does the trick But I love this book have read it twice am continuing with the series because I work in American Samoa on the island of Tutuila where this is based From that perspective Enright does a superb job of portraying the culture history of American Samoa He should as he is former Director of the American Samoa Historic Preservation Office I didn't know that upon my first read wasn't sure if he was getting all his facts right since I hadn't heard much of it be


  7. Andrew Andrew says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIJohn Enright's “Pago Pago Tango” introduces readers to Samoan detective Apelu Soifua returned to the Island after serving on the San Francisco Police Department Soifua's department has his hands full with a spate of murders – except Soifua has been assigned dealing with a robbery in a paalangi outsider in this and most cases American community Mystery readers will of course realize that a detective of Soifua's ability and the protagonist of the story won't be kept on the sidelines for longMr Enright has written 4 tales in this series I've enjoyed the first two and hope that other readers discover him and his prized character Detective Soifua


  8. Calzean Calzean says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIThe crime part was a OK nothing special Detective Sergeant Apelu was a good character eminently likeable and his views of the palangis were quite humorous Some very interesting insights into the culture of the Samoans and the problems facing them due to their reliance on US funds and the scourge of Ice


  9. Steve Steve says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIDetective Sergeant Apelu Soifua is somthing of a Samoan Columbo with his deceptive mannerisms disguising his keen mind I truly enjoyed this crime novel


  10. Nancy Nancy says:

    Kindle John Enright ✓ Pago Pago Tango Epub ½ Pago Pago PDF/EPUB or ✓ pago kindle, pago ebok, tango book, Pago Pago pdf, Pago Pago Tango MOBIThis book nails the atmosphere of Pago Pago and American SamoaBrings back the feel of the place to me as I lived there for a short time many years ago


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