TEXT Bone Mountain

PDF ò BOOK Bone Mountain Ú DOGSALONBRISTOL ¹ [PDF / Epub] ✈ Bone Mountain ☀ Eliot Pattison – Dogsalonbristol.co.uk When disgraced former inspector Shan Tao Yun joins a group of reverent Tibetans returning a sacred artefact to its home it seems he has at last found the peace he has struggled for since leaving prFrom the Chinese army But why is the army so desperate to find the artefact entrusted to Shan Why is an aged medicine lama being stalked by government agents Why has an American woman a geologist for an oil company abandoned the project and fled into the mountains Shan discovers not answers but only new mysteries as he is drawn to such unexpected places as the raucous headuarters base of the Western oil venture and a monast If I had to name the one thing I love most about these books it's Lokesh He is one of the most likable and inspiring characters I have ever met in a book It's good I don't have to limit myself to just one thing however because that way I can also talk about Pattison's uncanny ability to describe a country and its traditions and people so well it truly feels like you are there and you can feel the wind and sense the beauty And I can talk about how powerful his descriptions of the crimes against the Tibetans are And how beautiful his language is and how he manages to combine the depressing truth with hope even if it is fictional But there are good people as well as bad and it's good to be able to keep that in mindAnd what a great main character Inspector Shan is and how wonderfully different these crime novels are because apart from trying to find out the truth there's not much that's comparable to mainstream crime fiction Since Shan is officially listed as an escapee from a labor camp he can't go around and demand proof or do background check or call a crime lab or do any of the things detectives in other novels do His uests for truth are a lot less straightforward but still told in such a compelling way that it's impossible to put the book down even though there are no cheap thrills I don't think these books are everybody's cup of tea but then again which book ever is But I love them a lot and I cannot wait to read the restOh and one thing usually I prefer to read books in English if that's the original language But for the first time in a while I understand people when they say they're used to the translation and when the translation is as good as this it's understandable So I'm going to stick to the German version

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Ery that seems attuned to the teachings of the party than those of Buddha And the further he travels into the mountains the Shan realises that what is at stake is not only justice but the spiritual survival of those who have joined his strange uest At the heart of Pattison's powerful tale is a story of a brave oppressed people who have learned to endure by drawing strength from their land and their rich spiritual traditions Pattinson writes beautiful and haunting books set in a cruel but vivid Tibet His hero former detective now ex prisoner Shan is a Chinese observer in a Tibetan world He is impelled and sometimes compelled to solve mysteries But since in the current situation it is hard to have a completely happy ending the reader must be content with small triumphs Here he and his friends try to help villagers being displaced by an oil project He stumbles into rivalries between different Chinese agencies religious economic and military And he meets a girl prophetess and an American cowboy

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Bone MountainWhen disgraced former inspector Shan Tao Yun joins a group of reverent Tibetans returning a sacred artefact to its home it seems he has at last found the peace he has struggled for since leaving prison What starts as a spiritual pilgrimage however uickly turns into a desperate flight through the Tibetan wilderness as the outlawed monk who guides them is murdered and Sham discovers that the artefact has recently been stolen If you enter a camp you never come out' inside China's war on Islam In Hotan documents show officials are expanding detention camps and increasing surveillanceBettie's Books