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Zehra, Çekirge. Çekirge Zehra was created by “Server Bedii,” the pseudonym of the Turkish author Peyami Safa (Kartal Ihsan, Imdad, Tilki Leman, Necati, Recai), and appeared in a dime novel series and at least one novel from 1928 to at least 1935, beginning with Çekirge Zehra’nin Harikalari Serisi #1-8.

Çekirge Zehra is a middle-aged female Turkish detective, independent and strong-willed. In the novel Göztepe Soygunu she pursues Recai. She appears in stories with titles like “The Gold Cup,” “The Ghost in the Cemetery,” and “A Romp in the Sea.”

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