Your audiobook is waiting…

City of Dragons

Narrated by: Cynthia Holloway
Length: 12 hrs and 56 mins
3 out of 5 stars (18 ratings)

$14.95/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime.

OR
In Cart

Publisher's Summary

February 1940. In San Francisco's Chinatown, fireworks explode as the city celebrates Chinese New Year with a Rice Bowl Party, a three-day-and-night carnival designed to raise money and support for China war relief. Miranda Corbie is a 33-year-old private investigator who stumbles upon the fatally shot body of Eddie Takahashi. The Chamber of Commerce wants it covered up. The cops acquiesce. All Miranda wants is justice - whatever it costs. From Chinatown tenements, to a tattered tailor's shop in Little Osaka, to a high-class bordello draped in Southern Gothic, she shakes down the city - her city - seeking the truth.

©2010 Kelli Stanley (P)2010 Tantor

Critic Reviews

“Stanley's stunning first in a new series introduces a gutsy, independent heroine who isn't always likable.” ( Publishers Weekly)

What members say

Average Customer Ratings

Overall

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    3
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    5
  • 2 Stars
    5
  • 1 Stars
    3

Performance

  • 2.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    0
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    2
  • 1 Stars
    2

Story

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    3
  • 1 Stars
    0
Sort by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

Disappointed in the Narrator. Story is Great!

I LOVE Kelli Stanley and have read all her books. This narrator was flat and difficult to pay attention to. I bought a hard copy of the book. The story, setting, and writing is strong.