City of dragons / Kelli Stanley.

Author
Stanley, Kelli [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Minotaur Books, 2010.
Description
ix, 338 p. ; 25 cm.

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February, 1940. In San Francisco's Chinatown, fireworks explode as the city celebrates Chinese New Year with a Rice Bowl Party, a three day-and-night carnival designed to raise money and support for China war relief. Miranda Corbie is a 33-year-old private investigator who stumbles upon the fatally shot body of Eddie Takahashi. The Chamber of Commerce wants it covered up, and the cops acquiesce. All Miranda wants is justice--whatever it costs. From Chinatown tenements, to a tattered tailor's shop in Little Osaka, to a high-class bordello draped in Southern Gothic, she shakes down the city--her city--seeking the truth.
Notes
"A Thomas Dunne book."
ISBN
  • 9780312603601
  • 0312603606
LCCN
2009039817
OCLC
428027012
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