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From Hong Kong’s glittering mansions to its shady opium divans, from its wealthy elite to its brutal triad societies, from warrior monks to merciless politicians, Scattered Monkeys is a heart-stopping, exhilarating thriller.

From Hong Kong’s glittering mansions to its shady opium divans, from its wealthy elite to its brutal triad societies, from warrior monks to merciless politicians, Scattered Monkeys is a heart-stopping, exhilarating thriller.

Hong Kong, 1976. A family at war, an empire the prize . . .

Brendan Murray arrives in the British Crown Colony of Hong Kong in 1976 to serve in the Royal Hong Kong Police Force. Despite five years’ experience as a cop in Australia, he discovers he has much to learn, especially when faced with three formidable women linked by both business and blood . . .

Jenny Woo, once a street urchin and now the owner of an infamous nightclub, seeks Brendan’s friendship – something that does not go unnoticed by his scheming superiors in search of a high-level informant...

Kwan Su-lin, a dedicated doctor who suffered horrifically at the hands of MaoTse-tung’s infamous Red Guard, has allowed her remarkable martial arts skills to lie dormant. Until
now . . .

Georgina Merchant, CEO of the most powerful company in Asia, a striking beauty, a ruthless adversary, a woman not to be crossed...

When the mighty Merchant Corporation comes under threat, Brendan and his colleagues in the RHKP are drawn into a web of intrigue, with the stakes climbing higher at every turn.

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  • Trade Paperback

    9780857981769

    July 1, 2014

    Bantam Australia

    480 pages

    RRP $32.99

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    9780857981776

    July 1, 2014

    Random House Australia

    416 pages

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