The water rat of Wanchai

by Hamilton, Ian

Publisher: House of Anansi Press in Toronto

Written in English
Published: Pages: 412 Downloads: 363
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Edition Notes

Includes an excerpt from the sequel, The disciple of Las Vegas.

StatementIan Hamilton
SeriesAn Ava Lee novel
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9192.2 .H36 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination412 p. ;
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24838468M
ISBN 100887842518
ISBN 109780887842511
LC Control Number2010674353

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The Water Rat of Wanchai won the Arthur Ellis for best first crime novel.; It was also short listed for the CBC Bookie Award.

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Ian Hamilton became a published author in with the non-fiction book The Children’s Crusade. It would be his only book for over 40 years. His second book would not be untilwhich was the novel The Water Rat of Wanchai.

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