Inspector Singh Investigates
A Calamitous Chinese KillingBook - 2013
Inspector Singh's expertise is required in China in his sixth adventure, as he battles political intrigue to get to the bottom of a very murky and complex crime. The son of a bigwig at the Singapore Embassy has been bludgeoned to death in a back alley in Beijing. The Chinese security insist that he was the victim of a robbery gone wrong, but the young man's mother demands that Singapore's finest (in his own opinion) rides to the rescue. But solving a murder in a country that practices socialism "with Chinese characteristics" is a dangerous business, and it soon becomes apparent that getting to the bottom of this calamitous killing will be his toughest case yet.
Publisher: London : Piatkus, , ℗♭2013.
Branch Call Number: FIC Flint
Characteristics: 309 pages ; 20 cm.
Alternative Title: Calamitous Chinese killing.