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The eye of jade

Author: Diane Wei Liang
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2008.
Series: Thorndike Press large print core
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Present Day, Beijing. Mei Wang is a modern, independent woman. She has her own apartment, car, and business--complete with male secretary. But it is Mei's intuition, curiosity, and uncanny knack for listening that make her Beijing's first successful female private investigator. Mei is no stranger to the dark side of China. But when family friend "Uncle" Chen hires her to find a looted Han dynasty jade of great  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Wei Liang
ISBN: 9781410407375 1410407373 9781408411650 1408411652 9781408411667 1408411660
OCLC Number: 192045678
Description: 333 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print core
Responsibility: Diane Wei Liang.

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Present Day, Beijing. Mei Wang is a modern, independent woman. She has her own apartment, car, and business--complete with male secretary. But it is Mei's intuition, curiosity, and uncanny knack for listening that make her Beijing's first successful female private investigator. Mei is no stranger to the dark side of China. But when family friend "Uncle" Chen hires her to find a looted Han dynasty jade of great value, the case will force Mei to delve not only into China's burtal history, but also into her family's dark secrets.

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