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Pearls of Asia
A San Francisco anchorwoman is found murdered in her Nob Hill home, and detective Mac Fleet is assigned his to the case. The investigation leads to Pearls of Asia, a restaurant staffed by Asian transsexual waitresses. Mac discovers a lifestyle full of drama, humor and high heels. As the case heats up, so does Mac"s romantic interest in the primary murder suspect, whose beauty and personality compel him to cross the line between personal impulses and professional responsibilities. Ultimately, the detective is moved to make a decision he never dreamed of.
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Geiger, Lee. Pearls of Asia. The Writers Coffee Shop. $ p. SC A well-known San Francisco anchorwoman is found murdered, and inspector Mac Fleet follows leads that bring him to Pearls of Asia, an exclusive restaurant where the waitresses are all Asian transsexuals/5.
Geiger centers much of the action on the Pearls of Asia entertainers, whom he generally Pearls of Asia book with emotional depth and complexity. Occasionally, though, Geiger gives in to the temptation of cheap titillation and offers readers one-dimensional, hypersexual caricatures of the transgendered : Lee Geiger.
Pearls of Asia. likes 1 talking about this. PEARLS OF ASIA: A Love Story is a romantic mystery set in San Francisco which features a special gender ers: Captivating is the word that I would use to describe Lee Geiger's Pearls of Asia.
I was quickly drawn by the characters which he encapsulated within the mystery /love story. He painted the characters so well that made the story flow fluidly. I was both shocked and tantalized with his twists. My curiosity reached a higher peak every chapter I /5(28).
Pearls of Pearls of Asia book is a very entertaining and fun read. Lee Pearls of Asia book has created a beautiful love story, and intriguing murder mystery.
The characters in this story are extremely colorful. Once you start reading this book, you won't be able to put it down. I can't wait for Lee's next book!/5(13). Pearls of Asia is a very entertaining and fun read. Lee Geiger has created a beautiful love story, and intriguing murder mystery.
The characters in this story are extremely colorful. Once you start reading this book, you won't be able to put it Pearls of Asia book. I can't wait for Lee's next book!/5. PEARLS OF ASIA is Lee Geiger's debut novel, and he is already working on a sequel. Lee is the author of The Marginal Prophet (), a popular newsletter that is part information, part inspiration, Pearls of Asia book all entertainment.
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Pearls of Asia is Lee Geiger's debut novel. He is also the author of The Marginal Prophet (www. Pearls of Asia book Pearls of Asia reads like Transgender combined with a mystery, rather than a mystery where some of the characters just happen to be trans*.
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The investigation leads to PEARLS OF ASIA, a stylish restaurant where the food and drinks are nearly as exotic as the waitresses. Tune in on Friday May 11thas I go in depth with author Lee Geiger on his murder mystery that turns into a transgender love story.
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