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Sad news for Bernie Gunter fans

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OCSockOrphanage Sat 24-Mar-18 15:17:54

The author Philip Kerr has died, aged 62. Bernie's recent outing, the 13th, was published about a week ago.

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FiveGoMadInDorset Sat 24-Mar-18 15:22:11

Oh no, and far too early,


GeorginaWorsley Sat 24-Mar-18 17:26:27

Oh how sad 😥
I love the Bernie Gunther series

gleegeek Sat 24-Mar-18 17:40:23

It's so sad. My dad has just introduced me to Bernie Gunther - sad to think there won't be any moresad

tripfiction Sat 24-Mar-18 19:12:27

There is one just out and another in the pipeline for next year, all ready to go.... so his books live on after his death. I love that he said of Berlin that it was not so much a city as a 'state of mind'

OCSockOrphanage Sat 24-Mar-18 19:57:41

I've loved almost everything he wrote. It was always interesting. If you see a copy (OOP) of A Philosophical Investigation in a charity shop, buy it. The year it is set in has come (and gone) so it's fun to see what we all thought the future looked like from 1992-ish.

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