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The hungry ghosts

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Published by Blue Door in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Ghost stories,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Raped then murdered in Japanese occupied Hong Kong, 1942, Lin Shui"s "Hungry Ghost" clings tenaciously to life. Holing up in a hospital morgue, destined to become a school, just in time she finds a host off whom to feed. It is 12-year-old Alice Safford, the deeply-troubled daughter of a leading figure in government.

    Edition Notes

    Originally published: 2009.

    StatementAnne Berry
    The Physical Object
    Pagination405 pages ;
    Number of Pages405
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26588976M
    ISBN 100007303386
    ISBN 109780007303380
    OCLC/WorldCa467746522

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