Qiu Xiaolong is an excellent writer who takes you directly into the heart of Shankhai China in the 90's, giving you mystery, murder, romance, philosophy, exquisite classical and... Read morePublished 14 days ago by T.Mike
I've read two other books in this Chief Inspector Chen series and liked them very much, but this one was a bit of a letdown, or at least more of a chore to wade through and enjoy... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Donald E. Gilliland
It is sometime since I read an Inspector Chen thriller and it was good to be back in the company of this sly, stubborn and very brave cop. Read morePublished 3 months ago by keetmom
This is a back and forth between Mao,s time and modern China. Lots of food, dress, poetry. A great trip.Published 6 months ago by Susan B. Sotelo
A good read worth the price. Really, really good if you like China based mysteries.Published 7 months ago by JATBC
Entretaining and showing of China's history, culture and changes. Lots of imaginationPublished 8 months ago by Nadine Gasman
I will the other Detective Chen novels to read. Good bookPublished 11 months ago by Nelson A. Cheney Jr.
The plot so well developed having Mao in the main role and the consequences of his actions putting at the stake of the Party.Published 11 months ago by Ana Alva-palomino