Chinese Whispers

Chinese Whispers

Book - 2009
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Baker & Taylor
As a serial killer murders women in Beijing in a style similar to Jack the Ripper, detective Li Yan faces mounting pressure to solve the case as his partner Margaret faces deportation and their son is kidnapped.

Ingram Publishing Services
His victims are young, beautiful and viciously mutilated. He calls himself the Beijing Ripper. The media and terror-sticken public are demanding the arrest of the Beijing Ripper and Li Yan, the head of Beijing's serious crime squad, has been put in the spotlight. American pathologist Margaret Campbell is invited to perform an autopsy on one of the victims and her results send shockwaves through the investigation. Then Li begins receiving personal letters from the killer, and his life and career start falling apart. The need to uncover the Ripper's identity becomes paramount if he is to save himself and his family. Peter May's terrifying new China thriller pits Li Yan and Margaret Campbell against an unscrupulous foe who could prove to be their deadliest enemy yet.

The media and the terror-stricken public are demanding the arrest of the Beijing Ripper and Li Yan, the head of Beijing’s serious crime squad, has been put in the spotlight. American pathologist Margaret Campbell is invited to perform an autopsy on one of the victims and her results send shockwaves through the investigation. Then Li begins receiving personal letters from the killer, and his life and career start falling apart.



Blackwell North Amer
His victims are young, beautiful and viciously mutilated. He calls himself the Beijing Ripper. And the media and terror-stricken public are demanding his arrest. Now Li Yan, the head of Beijing's serious crime squad, has been put in the spotlight. But he can't stop the Beijing Ripper alone.
American pathologist Margaret Campbell is invited to perform an autopsy on one of the victims and her results send shockwaves through the investigation. Then Li begins receiving personal letters from the killer, and his life and career start falling apart. Li needs to uncover the Ripper's identity if he is to save himself and his family.
Li Yan and Margaret Campbell find themselves facing an unscrupulous foe who could prove to be their deadliest enemy yet.

Publisher: Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, 2009
ISBN: 9781590586082
1590586085
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY MAY
Characteristics: 349 p. ;,23 cm.

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