Petros Markaris

Petros Markaris is a Greek author and screenwriter known for his crime novels, particularly the series featuring the Athenian detective Costas Haritos. He has also co-authored films with the famous Greek director Theo Angelopoulos. Markaris's work often reflects on the social and economic issues in Greece and the Balkans.


This list of books are ONLY the books that have been ranked on the lists that are aggregated on this site. This is not a comprehensive list of all books by this author.

  1. 1. The Late-night News

    In "The Late-night News," a seasoned journalist is found murdered in his office. The investigation of the crime falls to a grizzled detective, who uncovers a web of corruption and deceit within the world of Greek media. As he delves deeper into the case, he finds that the journalist was working on a story that could have significant political implications, making the list of suspects long and dangerous. The detective must navigate through this complex world to find the killer, all while dealing with his own personal demons.