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Prince Rupert Library May (Text) 33294002042851 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Checked out 2019-10-15

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  • ISBN: 9781786481382
  • ISBN: 1786481383
  • Physical Description: print
    530 pages ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: London : Quercus Publishing Ltd., 2016.

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Summary, etc.: A grotesquely burned corpse found in a city park is a troubling mystery for Beijing detective Li Yan. Li, devoted to his career as a means of restoring the respect his family lost during the Cultural Revolution, needs outside help if he is to break the case. The unidentified cadaver in turn provides a welcome distraction for forensic pathologist Margaret Campbell. Campbell, married to her work and having left America and her broken past behind, throws herself into the investigation, and before long uncovers a bizarre anomaly. An unlikely partnership develops between Li and Campbell as they follow the resulting lead. A fiery and volatile chemistry ignites: exposing not only their individual demons, but an even greater evil - a conspiracy that threatens their lives, as well as those of millions of others.
Subject: Police -- China -- Beijing -- Fiction
4aForensic pathologists -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Beijing (China) -- Fiction

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