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BiographyHistory

Australian author.

According to Jan Pearson's Amazon author page, 'Jan Pearson spent her early childhood in the wild and woolly Australian post-war city of Darwin before her parents moved to Singapore, followed by living in Hong Kong for several years. Falling for Hong Kong has remained a life-long passion for this writer who returns most years for a visit and whose memories of the city in more vintage times provide the backdrop for a series of fast paced, entertaining murder/mysteries.'

Source: Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/Jan-Pearson/e/B018HCHQJA/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_book_1). (Sighted: 15/06/2016)

Awards for Works

Tiger Autumn 2015 single work novel crime

' In October 1964, as Pearl Green approaches her twentieth birthday in a Hong Kong where the sixties are rocking, China is about to enter the global arms race by detonating the country's first nuclear device. The air is thick with intrigue and the anticipation of trouble, which breaks out when leading nuclear scientist, Dr Lin Dei ordered to destroy his research results and return to Beijing murders his supervisor and flees, taking his valuable research papers with him.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2016 longlisted Davitt Award Best Adult Crime Novel
Last amended 15 Jun 2016 09:51:38
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