The Speaker of Mandarin
First edition (UK)
|Series||Inspector Wexford #12|
|Genre||Crime, Mystery novel|
Pantheon Books (US)
|7 February 1983|
|Media type||Print (Hardback & Paperback)|
|Preceded by||Put on by Cunning|
|Followed by||An Unkindness of Ravens|
When Chief Inspector Reg Wexford takes a holiday to China, takes in the Great Wall, the Forbidden Palace, he doesn't expect his trip to revisit him in such a horrific way. Shortly after his return, he finds out that one of his fellow tourists from the trip has been killed in her home. It seems like a burglary, but Wexford has other ideas.
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