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The water rat of Wanchai

Author: Ian Hamilton
Publisher: Toronto : House of Anansi Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ava Lee is a young Chinese-Canadian forensic accountant, who specializes in recovering massive debts and works for an elderly Hong Kong-based "Uncle," who may or may not have ties to the Triads. At 5"3' and 115 lbs., she hardly seems a threat. But her razor-sharp intelligence and unorthodox rules of engagement allow her to succeed where traditional methods have failed"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Hamilton
ISBN: 9780887842511 0887842518
OCLC Number: 670421176
Notes: Includes an excerpt from the sequel, The disciple of Las Vegas.
Description: 412 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Ian Hamilton.

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"Ava Lee is a young Chinese-Canadian forensic accountant, who specializes in recovering massive debts and works for an elderly Hong Kong-based "Uncle," who may or may not have ties to the Triads. At 5"3' and 115 lbs., she hardly seems a threat. But her razor-sharp intelligence and unorthodox rules of engagement allow her to succeed where traditional methods have failed"--Back cover.

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