Title Profile & Character Information

The City and the City

Annotation
New York Times-bestselling author Mieville delivers an existential thriller set in a city that is unlike any other, real or imagined--a murder mystery taken to dazzling metaphysical and artistic heights."

Awards
2009  Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
2010  Locus Awards
2010  Hugo Awards
2010  World Fantasy Awards
2010  Arthur C. Clarke Award
2009  British Science Fiction Association Awards

Characters
NameBorlu, Tyador
GenderMale
OccupationInspector

NameDhatt, Qussim
GenderMale
OccupationPolice detective

GenreFiction
Fantasy
Mystery
    --Police procedural
Suspense
TopicsMurder investigations
Conspiracies
Rivalry
Parallel worlds
Nationalism
Secrets
Truth
Mysterious dissapearances
Revolutionaries
Manipulation