Bangkok Haunts -- another great read

Old Sep 22nd, 2007, 07:03 PM
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Bangkok Haunts -- another great read

Thanks for whoever let us know this was out. John Burdett really knows how to write and really knows how to capture bankok, buddhism, thai culture -- and manages to make the very very ugly compelling and compassionate. But if you have not read his prior books (Bangkok 8 and bangkok Tattoo) start with them.
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Old Sep 22nd, 2007, 07:18 PM
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I'm currently listening to Bangkok 8 in my car and I LOVE it! He really does have a great grasp of Bangkok and Thai culture. I find myself smiling the whole time I'm listening. Looking forward to the others...
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Old Sep 22nd, 2007, 07:22 PM
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I gotta read those books
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Old Sep 22nd, 2007, 08:09 PM
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i preferred bkk 8 the most
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Old Sep 22nd, 2007, 08:13 PM
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i just requested it from my library
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Old Sep 23rd, 2007, 03:39 AM
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Thanks, Gloria - I'm picking it up tomorrow. The first two books were great.
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Bangkok Haunts is very good. Not quite as good as Bangkok 8, but better than Bangkok Tattoo. Collectively the books are wonderful.
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