The Bangkok Asset (Sonchai Jitpleecheep Series #6)

The Bangkok Asset (Sonchai Jitpleecheep Series #6)

by John Burdett


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Royal Thai Police Detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep is called to investigate a crime scene in Bangkok—which quickly reveals itself to be anything but typical. For one thing, the victim has been beheaded in a bizarre manner, and for another, a message was left in blood. Then Sonchai is summoned to a river in the middle of the night to observe a spectacle that violates everything he holds dear as a Thai, as a Buddhist, and as a human being. A trail of breadcrumbs has been carefully laid out for him, but by whom? Sonchai’s search for answers takes him deep into the Cambodian jungle, where he faces a conspiracy that may implicate the American CIA and the Chinese military—and discovers exactly how far a government will go to protect its worst secrets.

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ISBN-13: 9780307474308
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 07/12/2016
Series: Sonchai Jitpleecheep Series , #6
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 344,207
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 7.95(h) x 0.66(d)

About the Author

John Burdett was brought up in North London and worked as a lawyer in Hong Kong. He is the author of eight novels, including the Royal Thai Detective series: Bangkok 8, Bangkok Tattoo, Bangkok Haunts, The Godfather of Kathmandu, Vulture Peak, and The Bangkok Asset.

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