From an expat hotel manager to a respected drug baron, a sadistic triad boss to a Thai transvestite, this action-packed novel set in Thailand has them all. At about the same time a Filipino maid is murdered on the enclave of Macau, a cleaning lady at a small resort on the Thai island of Koh Samui discovers that the excitement of a night spent with a friendly transvestite has been too much for the heart of an elderly Chinese guest. A quick trip through Malaysia to Singapore by the resort manager follows, leading to more nighttime escapades. From there itas to the bars of Bangkok, and a gristly murder in Lumpini Park. Follow the trials, tribulations and loves of an easygoing Australian resort manageras Southeast Asian adventure. The novel is based loosely on many of the places and people met by the author as he roamed Southeast Asia whilst carrying out investigations as the regionas best-known areal lifea Private Eye.He did however need his passport to cash money, and of course his HSBC card also had a#39;Kenneth Jonesa#39; clearly embossed on it. ... were able to get an immediate notification when he checked into a Cambodian hotel, Kenny slid the completed form back over the counter. ... and was assured that drawing out installments of US $100, 000 on a Singaporean bank debit card would not be a problem.
|Title||:||Chasing the Dragon|
|Publisher||:||Monsoon Books - 2011-09-01|