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Ol detachment But back home on American Samoa life is personal—especially for a cop Because on a small island where no one is a stranger and secrets are widely known but never discussed solving crimes reuires a certainfinesseHere Apelu Pago Pago ePUB must walk the line between two cultures Samoan versus American native versus new And that gulf never yawns wider than when a white family’s home.

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Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ John Enright was born in Buffalo New York in After serving stints in semi pro baseball and the Lackawanna steel mills he earned his degree from City College of New York while working full time at Fortune Time and Newsweek magazines He later completed a master’s degree in folklore at UC Berkeley before devoting the s to the publishing industry in New Pago Pago ePUB æ York San Francisco and Hong K.

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  • Stephanie

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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 uite add up Pelu begins his inv


  • Ivonne Rovira

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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 wha


  • Tony

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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 Sergeant Apelu a Samoan who spent his childhood on the island and much of his adulthood in the US This included seven years with the San Francisco Police Department which he was able to parlay into a job back in Samoa when he needed to come care for his dying father The story kicks off with a bit of a bang in which Apelu is nearly killed whil


  • robin friedman

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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 S


  • Laurel

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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 lif


  • Christopher

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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


  • Andrew

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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 With a few readers I'm sure we can be treated to a 5th and beyond book in the seriesRATING 4 12 stars upgraded to 5 stars where 12 stars are not acknowledged


  • Calzean

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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 palan


  • Steve

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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


  • Nancy

    Pago Pago Tango eBook ✓ Pago PagoePUB æ pago mobile, pago book, tango mobile, Pago Pago kindle, 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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