Vulture Peak
Nobody knows Bangkok like Royal Thai Police Detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep, and there is no one quite like Sonchai: a police officer who has kept his Buddhist soul intact -- more or less -- despite the fact that his job shoves him face-to-face with some of the most vile and outrageous crimes and criminals in Bangkok. But for his newest assignment, everything he knows about his city -- and himself -- will be a mere starting point.

He's put in charge of the highest-profile criminal case in Thailand -- an attempt to bring an end to trafficking in human organs. He sets in motion a massive sting operation and stays at its center, traveling to Phuket, Hong Kong, Dubai, Shanghai, and Monte Carlo. He draws in a host of unwitting players that includes an aging rock star wearing out his second liver and the mysterious, diabolical, albeit gorgeous co-queenpins of the international body-parts trade: the Chinese twins known as the Vultures. And yet, it's closer to home that Sonchai will discover things getting really dicey: rumors will reach him suggesting that his ex-prostitute wife, Chanya, is having an affair. Will Sonchai be enlightened enough -- forget Buddha, think jealous husband -- to cope with his very own compromised and compromising world?

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    • Aug-2012
    • Vintage
    • Trade Paperback
    • ISBN: 0307474291
    • ISBN13: 9780307474292
    • Aug-2012
    • Robinson Publishing
    • Paperback
    • ISBN: 1472105176
    • ISBN13: 9781472105172
    • First Edition
    • Jan-2012
    • Knopf
    • Hardcover
    • ISBN: 0307272672
    • ISBN13: 9780307272676
    • Jan-2012
    • Knopf
    • eBook
    • ISBN: 0307596583
    • ISBN13: 9780307596581


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