Whispering Shadows

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ISBN: 9781476793641
Availability: Special Order
Published: 37 Ink - April 14th, 2015

A beautifully written novel that is both a murder mystery and a novel of loss and redemption. American expat Paul Leibovitz has suffered a terrible loss and now lives a reclusive life on an small Hong Kong island. He briefly meets an American woman, Elizabeth, whose son is found dead the next day in Shenzhen, China. She asks for Paul's help in uncovering what happened. Paul, with the help of an old friend, now with the Shenzhen police, begin to investigate. They soon realize powerful corrupt officials and businessmen are involved. As the investigation unfolds Paul has to face the tragedy in his life and his relationship with his current girl friend. An incident from the cultural revolution catches up with the detective and the lives of everyone involved become dangerous and complicated. Highly recommend. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight