The China Thrillers
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(4.4 based on 94 ratings)
  • 1
    The Firemaker: The China Thrillers, Book 1 | Peter May

    The Firemaker: The China Thrillers, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Peter May
    • Narrated By Peter Forbes
    Overall
    (15)
    Performance
    (12)
    Story
    (12)

    A burned corpse is a disturbing mystery for Beijing detective Li Yan until he enlists forensic pathologist Margaret Campbell. Having abandoned a broken life in Chicago for her work, she's as determined as Li to ask difficult questions about the man's death. But some questions have answers they'd rather not hear - facts that others are desperate to conceal. The Firemaker is the first in the acclaimed China series from Peter May, author of Runaway, Entry Island and the internationally bestselling Lewis Trilogy.

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  • 2
    The Fourth Sacrifice: The China Thrillers, Book 2 | Peter May

    The Fourth Sacrifice: The China Thrillers, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Peter May
    • Narrated By Peter Forbes
    Overall
    (11)
    Performance
    (11)
    Story
    (11)

    Three corpses: drugged, labeled, and brutally beheaded; a trail that Detective Li Yan has to follow. He and forensic pathologist Margaret Campbell have been trying to deny the attraction that nearly destroyed both their careers. But when a fourth victim is found, they have no choice but to work together to track down the truth and to hunt down a ruthless killer. The Fourth Sacrifice is the second in the acclaimed China series from Peter May, author of Runaway, Entry Island and the internationally best-selling Lewis Trilogy.

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  • 3
    The Killing Room: The China Thrillers, Book 3 | Peter May

    The Killing Room: The China Thrillers, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Peter May
    • Narrated By Peter Forbes
    Overall
    (11)
    Performance
    (11)
    Story
    (11)

    Eighteen mutilated women in a Shanghai mass grave. But this is only the beginning of a horrific case for Investigator Li Yan and Mei Ling, head of Shanghai's serious crime squad. Ling is a formidable woman, and she appears to threaten Li Yan's relationship with pathologist Margaret Campbell. But when Campbell discovers that the victims were subjected to live autopsies, she knows she'll need all the help she can get.

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  • 4
    Snakehead: China Thriller 4 | Peter May

    Snakehead: China Thriller 4

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Peter May
    • Narrated By Peter Forbes
    Overall
    (2)
    Performance
    (2)
    Story
    (2)

    A vehicle crammed with dozens of dead Chinese immigrants is found in Southern Texas. Pathologist Margaret Campbell must put aside her horror and find out why. Detective Li Yan - an even more unwelcome memory for Campbell - has arrived stateside to investigate a link in the case to a lucrative trade in illegal labourers.

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  • 5
    The Runner: The China Thrillers, Book 5 | Peter May

    The Runner: The China Thrillers, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Peter May
    • Narrated By Peter Forbes
    Overall
    (2)
    Performance
    (2)
    Story
    (2)

    A prodigious Chinese swimmer kills himself on the eve of the Beijing Olympics. Days later, a champion weightlifter suffers a fatal heart attack prior to competition. Detective Li Yan senses a conspiracy surrounding the fatalities and finds a female athlete willing to talk. But she will only trust one person: Li's fiancée, Margaret Campbell. When Campbell's contact herself vanishes, the gun is fired on a race against time. And Li must now outrun, and outwit, an enemy bent on pushing him beyond endurance.

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  • 6
    Chinese Whispers: The China Thrillers, Book 6 | Peter May

    Chinese Whispers: The China Thrillers, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Peter May
    • Narrated By Simon Vance
    Overall
    (48)
    Performance
    (46)
    Story
    (43)

    His victims are young, beautiful, and viciously mutilated. He calls himself the Beijing Ripper. The media and terror-stricken public are demanding the killer's arrest, and Li Yan, the head of Beijing’s serious crime squad, has been put in the spotlight. American pathologist Margaret Campbell is asked to perform an autopsy on one of the victims, and her results send shockwaves through the investigation. Then Li begins receiving personal letters from the killer, and his life and career start falling apart.

    Not up to the level of May's island books

    Story was less believable than may's later novels. Well written but the story line lacked real interest. I don't recommend this read. The setting was..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 21 2016 by William Michael Dunn ()
  • 7
    The Ghost Marriage: A China Novella | Peter May

    The Ghost Marriage: A China Novella

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 9 mins)
    • By Peter May
    • Narrated By Peter Forbes
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    It has been a whirlwind few years for Li Yan and Margaret Campbell. Nowadays, both are busy juggling their huge professional workloads - Li as the newly promoted chief of Beijing's serious crime squad and Campbell as lecturer at the University of Public Security - with the day-to-day raising of their young son, Li Jon. When a desperate mother appeals to Campbell's own maternal instincts, Li agrees to look into the disappearance of a 17-year-old Beijing girl, Jiang Meilin.

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