A Perfect Crime by A Yi

A Perfect Crime

A Yi with Anna Holmwood (Translator)

A Perfect Crime

A Yi with Anna Holmwood (Translator)

fiction crime mystery thriller dark mysterious tense medium-paced

224 pages | first published 2012


A chilling literary thriller about a motiveless murder in provincial ChinaOn a normal day in provincial China, a teenager goes about his regular business, but he’s also planning the brutal murder of his only friend. He lures her over, strangles he...
Browse similar books...


Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...

Community Reviews

summary of 33 ratings (see reviews)


adventurous 100%
challenging 100%
dark 100%
mysterious 100%
sad 100%


fast 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 100%

Strong character development?

No: 100%

Loveable characters?

No: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

N/A: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

N/A: 100%

Average rating