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Noble House Audiobook

Noble House: The Epic Novel of Modern Hong Kong: The Asian Saga, Book 5

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Publisher's Summary

This spellbinding adventure is a literary triumph that proves once again why James Clavell's books have become modern classics.

Set in Hong Kong in 1963, the action of Noble House spans scarcely more than a week, but these are days of high adventure: from kidnapping and murder to financial double-dealing and natural catastrophes - fire, flood, landslide. Yet they are also days filled with all the mystery and romance of Hong Kong - the heart of Asia - rich in every trade...money, flesh, opium, power.

©1981 James Clavell (P)2015 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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    nijher canada 11-24-15
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    "Excellent"

    Like Bombay of shantaram by Gregory the same about hongkong by James clavell . It was so good that you do not want to stop . You feel like listening it all the time .
    This is my third book by James clavell
    Gaijin
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    I had already read the last 2 about 30 years ago and I really enjoyed it.
    Also saw the mini series of
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    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    The Cookie Lady 01-16-16
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    "What a tale."

    Amazing story. The continuation and ending of an epic tale. Loved every word.
    Read each book and enjoy the people within.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    DIG87 09-19-16
    DIG87 09-19-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Epic"

    Start with Tai Pan, then Shogun, then read this. wish he was still around to continue this saga.

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    D. Urban 04-13-16
    D. Urban 04-13-16
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    "I liked the audio version better than print"

    There are a lot of characters and a lot of business transactions mixed in with a healthy dose of intrigue and side stories. A fun story.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Gudrun Fort Resolution, Northwest Territories, Canada 12-27-15
    Gudrun Fort Resolution, Northwest Territories, Canada 12-27-15 Member Since 2016

    I'm open to any book as long as it is true to itself.

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    "Brilliant fairy tale ending"

    I love James Clavell and have read all of his books before (including Noble House which I have read at least three times previously). This narrator is the best that I have heard for a James Clavell book on audible.
    Noble House is a completely brilliant book, full of fabulous characters, excitement and Hong Kong.
    I highly recommend this.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    M. Johnson 08-16-16
    M. Johnson 08-16-16 Member Since 2009
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    "Fantastic on every level!"

    Quite a huge cast of characters, best to listen while not multi-tasking as you will find yourself rewinding often. A great plot, great performance, great book! This will not disappoint, now off to see the mini series to see how it compares.

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    Anna 07-15-16
    Anna 07-15-16
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    "Excellent"

    I had read this story many years ago. The helter-skelter world of Hong Kong, corporate intrigue, and larger than life characters make this a great roller coaster ride.
    The narrator was excellent. You could tell which character was speaking easily.

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    191145ACP USA 04-03-16
    191145ACP USA 04-03-16 Member Since 2016

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    "Another great asian novel"

    loved it. read tbe book twice and e noyed the movie. looking forward to Whirlwind.

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