Haunting Tales of Hong Kong

Haunting Tales of Hong Kong

Author: Hong Kong Writers' Circle

Publisher: Chameleon PressLtd

ISBN: 9889836610

Category: Fiction

Page: 148

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Thirteen wonderfully spooky short stories from some of Hong Kong's most exciting writers: Michael A Ashton, Michael Gibb, Lawrence Gray, Matthew Harrison, Ken Kamoche, Diana McPartlin, Leela Devi Panikar, Sasha Seth and Roseanne Thong. Take a journey into the dark side of the city and you'll find ghosts everywhere: protesting in Statue Square, lurking on the MTR, grooving in Wanchai nightclubs, dining in Cheung Chau, and wreaking havoc in the New Territories. "Hong Kong is a haunted city, and, taken together, these stories evoke the atmosphere of a place where the dead mingle readily with the living...a damn good read, perfect for a long, sub-tropical night." -- Rosie Milne, author of 'Holding the Baby' "At last, our writers, spelunkers of the netherworld, have dutifully paid the invisible ones their rightful homage." -- Francis Moriarty, Hong Kong broadcaster and journalist
Haunting Tales of Hong Kong
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Categories: Fiction
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