Godfather Of Kathmandu

Author: John Burdett
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472100948
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From the author of the bestselling Bangkok Eight, John Burdett, an exotic, intoxicating new novel featuring Sonchai Jitpleecheep, Thai Buddhist detective extraordinaire. Thai police detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep is summoned to investigate the most shocking murder of his career. Solving it could mean a promotion but, still reeling from a personal tragedy, Sonchai is more interested in an exiled Tibetan lama living in Kathmandu. But there are obstacles in Sonchai's path to enlightenment. Police Colonel Vikorn and Army General Zinna are at war again for control over Bangkok's network of illegal enterprises - and the Tibetan lama has forty million dollars' worth of heroin for sale. With his life in increasing danger, Sonchai is put to the extreme test in John Burdett's most inventive, darkly comic and wickedly entertaining novel yet.
Godfather Of Kathmandu
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: John Burdett
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

From the author of the bestselling Bangkok Eight, John Burdett, an exotic, intoxicating new novel featuring Sonchai Jitpleecheep, Thai Buddhist detective extraordinaire. Thai police detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep is summoned to investigate the most shocking murder of his career. Solving it could mean a promotion but, still reeling from a personal
The Godfather of Kathmandu
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: John Burdett
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Random House LLC

Sonchai Jitpleecheep - John Burdettís inimitable Royal Thai Police detective with the hard-bitten demeanor and the Buddhist soulis summoned to the most shocking and intriguing crime scene of his career. Solving the murder could mean a promotion, but Sonchai, reeling from a personal tragedy, is more interested in Tietsin, an
The Bangkok Asset
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: John Burdett
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-04 - Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard

Sonchai Jitpleecheep—the brash and beguiling Royal Thai Police Force detective who has been our guide through John Burdett’s five previous acclaimed Bangkok novels—is back. The former monk and devout Buddhist, forever battling to protect his karma from the assaults of morally compromising cases, is now faced with the most horrifying
Vulture Peak
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: John Burdett
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-10 - Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard

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 Eight
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: John Burdett
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-31 - Publisher: Random House

In surreal Bangkok, city of temples and brothels, where Buddhist monks in saffron robes walk the same streets as world-class gangsters, a US marine sergeant is killed inside a locked Mercedes by a maddened python and a swarm of cobras. Two policemen - the only two in the city not