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by Ishiguro, Kazuo

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Overview

TitleWhen we were orphans
Author / Responsible partyIshiguro, Kazuo
CollectionFiction
GenreDetective and Mystery fiction.
TopicsDetective and Mystery fiction. Private investigators -- China -- Shanghai -- Fiction. British -- China -- Fiction. Parents -- Death -- Fiction. Missing persons -- Fiction.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherCELA/CNIB
Published2018

Summary

After Cambridge, the observant but self-delusional Christopher Banks becomes a private detective, fulfilling a childhood ambition. His successful career leads him back to his boyhood home of Shanghai during the Sino-Japanese War in 1937. He feels confident he will find his parents who disappeared there years before.

Additional Information

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System control numberAM14521
Original Print PublisherToronto : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2000.
NarratorMac Samples.
Narrator NameMac Samples.
Participant or performer noteMac Samples.
Narrators GenderMale narrator