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The runner

Author: Peter May
Publisher: New York ; London : Quercus, 2019. ©2003
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"THE SUFFERER--A prodigious Chinese swimmer kills himself on the eve of the Beijing Olympics. Days later, a champion weightlifter suffers a fatal heart attack prior to competition. THE LISTENER--Detective Li Yan senses a conspiracy surrounding the fatalities, and finds a female athlete willing to talk. But she will only trust one person: Li's fiancée, Margaret Campbell. THE RUNNER --When Campbell's contact herself  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Margaret Campbell, (Fictitious character); Margaret Campbell, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter May
ISBN: 9781681440774 1681440776
OCLC Number: 1099529607
Description: 437 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Peter May.

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"THE SUFFERER--A prodigious Chinese swimmer kills himself on the eve of the Beijing Olympics. Days later, a champion weightlifter suffers a fatal heart attack prior to competition. THE LISTENER--Detective Li Yan senses a conspiracy surrounding the fatalities, and finds a female athlete willing to talk. But she will only trust one person: Li's fiancée, Margaret Campbell. THE RUNNER --When Campbell's contact herself vanishes, the gun is fired on a race against time. And Li must now outrun--and outwit--an enemy bent on pushing him beyond endurance."--Amazon.com.

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