Who knew accounting could be so thrilling? She is more disciplined than I am, which I admire, and it is interesting to see what someone driven can accomplish in a day with unlimited funds and a sense of vengeance. He has four children and seven grandchildren. Lee is a forensic accountant who travels this world collecting large bad debts. The Wild Beasts of Wuhan — Book 3 in the popular Ava Lee series The Wild Beasts of Wuhan, the third novel in the Ava Lee series, is now available in book stores in Canada. But in this book the main character is a petite forensic accountant of Asian-Caucasian heritage, who happens to be a lesbian and master of the little-known martial art bak mei. Die entscheidende Frage ist, wer profitierte von d Ava Lee bricht die Familienkreuzfahrt der Lees in die Karibik ab, um auf Onkel Chows Drängen einen Auftrag des unvorstellbar reichen Ehepaars Wong anzunehmen. She is more disciplined than I am, which I admire, and it is interesting to see what someone driven can accomplish in a day with unlimited funds and a sense of vengeance.
Ava is afraid of retribution but is cajoled by May wife 2 to help. Asian Canadian Nancy Drew for adults - heheh! Die entscheidende Frage ist, wer profitierte von dem Deal und wo ist das Geld geblieben. He needs that space to accommodate his family, three wives, children, and assorted in-laws. This time Book 3 in the Ava Lee series. I am also a published author, writer, expert interviewer and the host of the Strategic Reading Challenge, a movement to help participants get the 10 skills needed for future jobs. The book is also available for pre-order online at Amazon. Ava's a Hong Kong-born, Toronto-raised forensic accountant who specializes in finding and recovering money lost to fraud by people who have reasons not to engage the police.
The problem with more accounting and less action is that the continual description of Ava's wardrobe, Annick Goutal perfume, and her Cartier Tank Francaise watch became somewhat grating. Now I'm officially a fan of Ms Ava Lee and Mr Ian Hamilton's writing. He has written for several magazines and newspapers in Canada and the U. With little knowledge of this world, Ava is a bit more out of her element than usual and Uncle seems to be overwhelmed by the clients demands. We start out on a family vacation in Curacao when she has to leave for a hot job. Many of the pieces are fakes. When the sex and violence finally arrive, they feel superfluous, as if invented just to demonstrate that Ava really is what the author claims her to be as well as to meet expectations of the genre-buying public.
The Wild Beasts of Wuhan — Book 3 in the popular Ava Lee series Posted by on Jan 13, 2012 in Comments Off on Now Available in Canada! This time around 73 million dollars worth of forged paintings are the issue and she must deal with deceit, treachery and mind-boggling greed as well as the usual bad guys. In the third edition of the Ava Lee series, Uncle is asked by an old friend, Wong Changxing, to come to his home in Wuhan. If that appeals to you, there are six installments in this series. But there's a growing sub-genre featuring crime-busting accountants. Author Hamilton never seems to lose sight of where Ava is in the day. Ava uncovers a ring of fraudulent art dealers and follows their twisted trail to Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Dublin, London, and New York.
There is a perfect teaser tied into the book that left me wanting more! These books always travel to so many locations, this time from Toronto to China to the Faroe Islands, New York and London. Hamilton's journalism has been featured in Maclean's and Saturday Night Magazine. Will Ava find the perpetrators and get the Wongs' money back? In the last book, we saw some of the benefits of her Uncles connections, and so it was very satisfying to see the other side of that coin in this book - the consequences of those connections, and the things she can't control. I just love with how much detail and thoughtfulness the story goes. This is the third book in this series that I have read and I've really enjoyed all of them. His one hope of recovering the money, and of saving face, is Ava Lee—a forensic accountant with a talent for tracking down untraceable funds.
While there, she receives a call from Uncle, telling her about a prospective client who they should meet with. It must be mentioned by name that she is drinking one at least eight times. Da Wong ein Gefährte Onkel Chows aus Wuhan ist und Ava ausdrücklich anfordert, bleibt ihr keine andere Wahl. However, I appreciated her more this time around. . Many of the pieces are fakes.
Wong has just learned that 17 Fauvist paintings he collected over the years from the French art movement are apparently fakes. Verblüfft stellt sie fest, dass sie bei ihrem letzten Auftrag in London einen nachhaltigen Eindruck hinterlassen haben muss und die damals geknüpften Beziehungen nun nutzen kann. He lives in Burlington, Ontario, with his wife, Lorraine. But I'm already going to do that, so that's ok. Or will May Ling get to them first.
Wong asks Uncle In the third edition of the Ava Lee series, Uncle is asked by an old friend, Wong Changxing, to come to his home in Wuhan. This time Ava is off into the world of art fraud, and travelling to Iceland and England, as well as a province of mainland China. The Wild Beasts of Wuhan An Ava Lee Novel: Book 3 Ian Hamilton An iTunes Store Best Book Ava is back, and she is tougher than ever as she uncovers the secret world of art fraud, in the third book in the wildly popular and bestselling Ava Lee Series. The third Ava Lee novel did not disappoint. It was all logically done.