Little Saigon

Author(s): T. Jefferson Parker
Genre: Mystery
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (13.62 hours)
Product Number: Z10221
Released: Feb 04, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490663579
Narrator/s: George Guidall
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A classic from multiple Edgar Award-winning author Parker is back. Beneath his teeming and exotic surface, Chuck Frye, the renegade son of a powerful land baron, kidnaps his brother's Vietnamese wife . . . and is plunged into a wealthy family's web of tragic secrets.

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All formats/editions

Author(s): T. Jefferson Parker
Narrator(s): David Colacci
Genre: Mystery
Product Number BL932
Released: Jul 29, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781423355397

Professional reviews

"No, this title isn't about the War in Vietnam. The plot takes place mostly in the present in California. Former champion surfer Chuck Frye must find his Vietnamese sister-in-law, who has been kidnapped. His search leads him through a Vietnamese ghetto in Orange County and to the realization that there is much more to the kidnapping than he first believed. Parker misses several opportunities to give dimension to his story. It's difficult to care much about his cast of characters. David Colacci does his best with the thin plotting and sparse characters, but even his basically first-rate performance seems to suffer a bit. He's not as enthusiastic as usual. Still, his voice changes, accents, and rhythms are top-notch. A.L.H. (c) AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine"