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China Trade

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China Trade: A Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novel (Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312955908
Availability: Out of Print
Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - September 15th, 1995

Start of a new series features Lydia Chin--a Chinese-American private investigator. This is set in NYC Chinatown and deals with stolen porcelain and murder. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


The Concrete Blonde

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The Concrete Blonde (A Harry Bosch Novel #3) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455550630
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 15th, 2013

Very good read--combination of thrilling hunt for a serial killer and courtroom drama with a cop on trial for wrongful death. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


Bone in the Throat

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ISBN: 9781582341026
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 18th, 2000

Wickedly funny story of a young chef trying to keep out of the way of his Mafia family--without much luck. Author is a chef. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


The Unredeemed Captive

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ISBN: 9780679759614
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Published: Vintage - March 28th, 1995

This moving story, set in and around colonial Deerfield, MA., won the National Book Award for history as well as the Francis Parkman and Ray Allen Billington history prizes. In 1704, a French and Indian war party attacked the settlement of Deerfield, killing many inhabitants and capturing a minister, John Williams, and his five children. Most of the Willams family was eventually released, but Eunice Willams chose to remain with her captors, even converting to Catholicism and marrying a Mohawk tribesman. Despite the Williams's attempts to convince her to return to her family, she refused. This outstanding book examines the cultural and religious barriers that separated most colonial peoples, and the tumult caused by those who crossed them. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


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