The Borrowed

The Borrowed

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Tells the story of Kwan Chun-dok, a Hong Kong detective whose career spans fifty years of the territory’s history. Tracing a broad historical arc, The Borrowed reveals just how closely everything is connected, how history always repeats itself, and how we have come full circle to repeat the political upheaval and societal unrest of the past.
Publisher: [Toronto] : Spiderline, House of Anansi Press Inc., 2017
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781487000608
Branch Call Number: CHAN
Characteristics: 490 pages ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Tiang, Jeremy


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Mar 26, 2017

MArgaret Cannon in The Golbe and Mail wrote on Saturday March 25:a brilliant book from an award winning Hong Kong writer who combines classic crime fiction with the history of modern Hong Kong.The Borrowed is actually a cleverly constructed series of novellas woven together...

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