Book List in Order: 5 titles

  • Book One of the T???ang Trilogy: The International bestseller IRON EMPRESS (formerly DECEPTION), translated into five languages, hailed critically in the US and Europe, returns. In China???s six thousand-year history, there were countless Empresses, ...


  • Book Two of the T’ang Trilogy, along with IRON EMPRESS and THE COURT OF THE LION: Published in Europe and now making its US debut, SHORE OF PEARLS occurs in a four-year interval in IRON EMPRESS. In 671, Magistrate Dee Jen-chieh flees the capital ci...


  • In the remote unexplored highlands of Tibet there is a secret place called Shangri-La. Shadowed by mountain peaks and untouched by time, Shangri-La is a hidden utopia, open only to the most worthy of humankind. The curious and the bold all come searc...


  • A Confucian investigator and dedicated judge puts his own life in jeopardy by exposing the bloody machinations of the emperor's concubine, who is murdering her way to the top of seventh-century China's T'ang dynasty. Reprint....


  • In a tale set in eighth-century China during the T'ang dynasty, the emperor's power dwindles as, one by one, those nearest to him are eliminated, and only eunuch Kao Li-Shih is left to save the empire...