D. L. Kung

Biography

D. L. Kung worked for over twenty years in China as a reporter, covering everything from narcotic control in Hong Kong to political infighting in Beijing's inner Communist Party circles. Over the course of a career leading from Hong Kong to Beijing to Tibet to Sichuan and the Greater China coastline, Kung kept notes that now inform The Handover Mysteries with a vivid sense of place and pace.

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Books

The Shadows of Shigatse (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. III)
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Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,120. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who's the traitor—nervous Dr. Chamba, dashing Dr. Norsang, beautiful nurse DaDon or the weary Swiss-Tibetan Kelsang? Xavier Vonalp takes journalist Claire Raymond to his medical project in Tibet on a quest to nail the informer betraying Tibetan patients fleeing to Nepal. Identifying who is the deadly turncoat is hard enough, but her ex-lover Jim also begs a sensitive favor behind Xavier's back.
The End of May Road (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. II)
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Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sidelined at home on maternity leave, Business World reporter Claire Raymond investigates why a neighbor's son is found dead in Hong Kong's tony Midlevel district only six months before the official handover of Hong Kong from Britain to China. A neurotic anxiety pervades the colonial middle-class and mixes with a rising religious hysteria among Filipina babysitters and threatens her own baby.
The Wardens of Punyu (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. I)
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Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Claire Raymond's rookie Business World colleague disappears without trace across the Hong Kong-China border into one of the mainland's new "special economic zones." Claire's search to rescue him leads her through the free-for-all landscape of Guangdong's coastal export boom into the murky use of Communist prison labor camps to feed its illegal organ transplant trade.

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