Noble House

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Author(s): James Clavell
Series: Asian Series No: 5
Original Publish Date: Jul 22, 2009
Product Number: EB00157423
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307567970
Publisher: Dell
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"Clavell's biggest triumph yet . . . storytelling done with dash and panache . . . a rousing read."—Washington Post The setting is Hong Kong, 1963. The action spans scarcely more than a week, but these are days of high adventure: from kidnapping and murder to financial double-dealing and natural catastrophes—fire, flood, landslide. Yet they are days filled as well with all the mystery and romance of Hong Kong—the heart of Asia— rich in every trade. . . money, flesh, opium, power. Praise for Noble House "Fiction for addicts . . . extravagantly romantic . . . a book that you can get lost in for weeks . . . staggering complexity . . . not only is it as long as life, it's also as rich with possibilities."—New York Times "Tremendous entertainment . . . a seamless marvel of pure storytelling."—Cleveland Plain Dealer "A mesmerizer . . . spellbinding."—Los Angeles Times "Breathtaking . . . only terms like colossal, gigantic, titanic, incredible, unbelievable, gargantuan, are properly descriptive . . . . Clavell has made himself the king of super-adventure thrillers."—Chicago Tribune Book World

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Author(s): James Clavell
Narrator(s): Ralph Lister
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Product Number Z100091934
Released: Nov 12, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781504633215