China Thriller 4
By Peter May
Human trafficking and inhuman terrorism - the fourth instalment in Peter May's critically acclaimed series
THE FOURTH CHINA THRILLER, FROM THE MILLION-SELLING PETER MAY - AUTHOR OF THE RICHARD AND JUDY BESTSELLER THE BLACKHOUSE.
A vehicle crammed with dozens of dead Chinese immigrants is found in southern Texas. Pathologist Margaret Campbell must put aside her horror, and find out why.
Detective Li Yan - an even more unwelcome memory for Campbell - has arrived stateside to investigate a link in the case to a lucrative trade in illegal labourers.
Yan and Campbell will soon find that the crime scene hides another secret: a biological time bomb linking traffickers, politicians and migrants in Beijing, Washington and Texas - posing multiple countries one, very singular, threat.
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15 Nov 2012
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'(May's novels are) part police procedural and part thriller and they succeed wonderfully on both levels ... I have enjoyed all of the books in the series and consider Snakehead the best of the bunch' Deadly Pleasures. — Deadly Pleasures
'Fast, exciting ... an entertaining read that will also give food for thought' Irish Times. — Irish Times
'The plot twists and turns like the tail of a Chinese dragon. A cracking good read ... Highly recommended' Shots Magazine. — Shots magazine