Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

Bill Smith is a 40-something white private investigator who lives in Manhattan; Lydia Chin is a late 20-something American Born Chinese private investigator who lives with her mother in New York’s Chinatown.  They are occasionally professional partners on a case, with complicated (and mostly separate) private lives.  A critically acclaimed, award-winning series, which has won nearly all the major crime fiction awards (the Edgar, the Anthony, the Shamus, the Nero, the Macavity, and the Barry). 

 

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Reflecting the Sky
Reflecting the Sky

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S.J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

S. J. Rozan is widely regarded as one of the finest crime writers to emerge in the past decade. Praised by critics and colleagues alike, her works have been finalists for most of the major awards...

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Stone Quarry
Stone Quarry

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S.J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

Bill Smith's country cabin in upstate New York is far from the city's savage streets--a retreat where a weary P.I. can play Mozart on his upright piano and let nature heal him. But when Eve...

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China Trade
China Trade

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S. J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

It's a city within a city, of smells, sounds, dark shops, and close-knit families; it's a world all its own. And in all of New York's Chinatown, there is no one like P.I. Lydia Chin, who has a...

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Ghost Hero
Ghost Hero

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S. J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

"Rozan again proves that the private detective novel thrives in the 21st century." -- Oline Cogdill, The Sun-Sentinel on On the LineAmerican-Born Chinese...

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On the Line
On the Line

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S. J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

P.I. Bill Smith is sent on a high stakes chase when an electronically modified voice on his cell phone informs him that Lydia Chin, his occasional partner, has been kidnapped. Now if Bill...

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A Bitter Feast
A Bitter Feast

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S.J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

Joining the company of Sue Grafton, Jonathan Kellerman, and Patricia Cornwell, Shamus Award-winner S.J. Rozan now owns a coveted Anthony Award for Best Novel for her No Colder Place. The...

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The Shanghai Moon
The Shanghai Moon

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S.J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

With The Shanghai Moon, S. J. Rozan returns to her award-winning, critically acclaimed, and much-loved characters Lydia Chin and Bill Smith in the first new novel in the series...

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Winter and Night
Winter and Night

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S. J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

From the critically acclaimed, award-winning S. J. Rozan comes her finest novel to date - an explosive novel about the corrosive power of secrets and corruption in a small town.In the middle...

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No Colder Place
No Colder Place

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S. J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

Bill Smith is going undercover again as a favor to an old friend who wants him to investigate thievery on the 40-story Manhattan site of Crowell Construction's latest project. His bricklaying is...

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Concourse
Concourse

Bill Smith/Lydia Chin Novels

S. J. Rozan

St. Martin's Press

It flows through the Bronx like a river between banks of faded elegance. And at the end of the avenue called the Grand Concourse is the place people go to die, the Bronx Home for the Aged. The...

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