From the Publisher:
Set in Leningrad in 1993, this book features a hard-bitten detective called Grushko. The background is the chaos that follows the collapse of the old order - the growing black market, the mafia and the neo-Nazi factions. When a journalist is murdered, Grushko investigates.
Philip Kerr: Dead Meat. Vintage; ISBN: 009977271X (July, 2001), 243 S., £6.99.