Hungry Ghost, Paperback

Hungry Ghost Paperback



1991 in Hong Kong and the colony is preparing for Chinese rule. Geoff Howells, a government-trained killing machine, is brought out of retirement and sent there.

His brief: to assassinate Chinese Mafia leader, Simon Ng.

Howells devises a dangerous and complicated plan to reach his intended victim - only to find himself the next target ...Patrick Dugan, a Hong Kong policeman, has been held back in his career because of his family connections - his sister is married to Simon Ng.

But when Ng's daughter is kidnapped and Ng himself disappears, Dugan gets caught up in a series of violent events and an international spy ring that has spun out of control ...


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 480 pages
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
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  • Category: Thriller / suspense
  • ISBN: 9780340960721



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