Yea it's set in Hong Kong in the 60's. I've only read the prologue and first ch and the book is like 1400 pages or something.
It's one of the sequels to tai pan.
I've always said that I identify with no character greater than Dirk Struan!
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
- Edmund Burke
Haruki Murakami - 1Q84
John Taylor - African Rifles and Cartridges
Re-reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Waiting for my husband to finish The Girl Who Kicked a Hornet's Nest so I can read that.
Masquerading as a normal person day after day is exhausting.
TypeC: Adventures of an Introvert
"Carolingian Arms and Armor in the Ninth Century" - Simon Coupland
I am reading "How to Beat Up Anybody", Judah Friedlander. So far, hilarious.
Nothing to be frightened of - Julian Barnes
A mind of it's own - Cordelia Fine
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Gosh, the world looks so small from up here on my high horse of menstruation.
Still waiting for the spouse to finish The Girl Who Kicked a Hornet's Nest.... in the meantime, I'm reading some young adult fiction. Just finished:
and now on to:
soon to be Jane Eyre and The Moonstone
"Wish You Were Here" by Nick Webb.
It's my second time reading a biography haha.