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China Mysteries
Lisa Brackmann
  • Ellie Cooper: an American Iraq War veteran involved in the dissident art world in Beijing, China

Diane Wei Liang
  • Mei Wang: modern, independent woman, and private investigator, in Beijing, China

William Marshall
  • Harry Feiffer: chief inspector of Yellowthread Street station in Hong Kong, China

Peter May
  • Li Yan: Chinese detective, and Margaret Campbell, an American pathologist, in Beijing, China

Ian Morson
  • Niccolò Zuliani: Venetian businessman turned bodyguard at the court of Kubilai Khan in 1262
Eliot Pattison
  • Shan Tao Yun: Chinese bureaucrat imprisoned in a Himalayan labor camp

Qiu Xiaolong
  • Chen Cao: Inspector in the Shanghai, China, Police Department

David Rotenberg
  • Zhong Fong: head of the Special Investigation Unit, in Shanghai, China

Lisa See
  • Liu Hulan: Chinese police inspector, and David Stark, an American attorney, combining talents to solve mysteries in modern-day China

Deborah and Joel Shlian
  • Lili Quan: China-born California physician who travels to China

John Trenhaile
  • Simon Young: British businessman and intelligence officer struggling with Chinese and Russian agents, in Hong Kong

Robert Van Gulik
  • Judge Dee: magistrate in China during the Tang Dynasty (600s)

Nury Vittachi
  • C.F. Wong: feng shui master, and Joyce McQuinnie, his British-Australian teenage intern, based in Singapore (later Shanghai, China)

Lee Weeks
  • Johnny Mann: half-Chinese, half-English police detective, in Hong Kong

Christopher West
  • Wang Anzhuang: Public Security Bureau inspector, in Beijing, China