The Wild Beasts of Wuhan

The Wild Beasts of Wuhan

by Ian Hamilton and Ian Hamilton, Qc

Hardback Publication Date: 25/06/2013

 
"Formidable...Ava Lee is unbeatable at just about everything....She's perfect." "Toronto Star"""""Meet Ava Lee, alluring but deadly, with a mind like a steel trap, as she chases millions of dollars and dangerous criminals around the globe in this exotic and fast-paced new crime series by Ian Hamilton.In "The Wild Beasts of Wuhan," Wong Changxing, a rich Chinese powerbroker, has just been bilked out of $100 million in an elaborate art forgery con. His one hope of recovering the money, and of saving face, is Ava Lee a forensic accountant with a talent for tracking down untraceable funds. With the help of her mentor, the Triad-connected Uncle, Ava traces the provenance of the meticulously forged paintings to Denmark, the Faroe Islands, New York, and London. As she infiltrates one of the most prestigious auction houses in the world, she uncovers a massive web of corruption, where high art and high-stakes fraud threaten more than just her client's business this is one scam that could get her killed. Ava Lee is one of the most scintillating, unique heroines to come along in years."
ISBN:
9781250035158
9781250035158
Category:
Crime & Mystery
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
25-06-2013
Language:
English
Publisher:
Picador USA
Country of origin:
United States
Pages:
324
Dimensions (mm):
216x142x28mm
Weight:
0.4kg

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