Charlie Chan Carries On
Charlie Chan Carries On

Charlie Chan Carries On

A Charlie Chan Mystery

FICTION

334 Pages, 5 1/4 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $14.95 (US $14.95) (CA $17.95)

Publication Date: September 2009

ISBN 9780897335942

Rights: US

Chicago Review Press (Sep 2009)
Academy Chicago Publishers

Price: $14.95
 
 

Overview

In this 5th installment of the classic series of mysteries featuring Charlie Chan of the Honolulu Police, we meet Scotland Yard's Inspector Duff, first introduced in Behind That Curtain. Duff is pursuing a callous murderer on an around-the-world tour, and it is only when the ship is docked in Honolulu and Duff is gravely wounded, does Charlie Chan take on the case. This is decidedly unfortunate for the guilty party, because Chan has the culprit well in-hand before the ship makes its final stOut of Print in San Francisco.

Reviews

"It takes a special kind of wit to resurrect Charlie Chan, as Academy Chicago has done... ingenious puzzle mysteries written by Earl Derr Biggers." — New York Times Book Review

Author Biography

EARL DERR BIGGERSwas born in Warren, Ohio in 1884. He graduated from Harvard University in 1907, and lived for many years in California. He wrote six novels featuring detective Charlie Chan, who became a staple of the movies. He died in Pasadena, CA in 1933.