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Tokyo

(2004)
(The Devil of Nanking)
A novel by

 
Awards
Dagger Awards Best Novel (nominee)

"A real page-turner, full of suspense, with a terrifying, gritty edge that turns the blood cold."
Minette Walters


'There is an act, a very particular form of torture, which anthropologists and historians occasionally ruminate over. It is an act still reported from time to time from far-flung war zones around the world. What is unusual is that in spite of the oral evidence it has never been captured on film. But if film did exist, some people say, the most likely place it would come from, the place that was always whispered, the place that first comes to mind, is Nanking.'

Student Grey Hutchins comes to Tokyo seeking a rare piece of film showing the notorious Nanking Massacre in which, in one city, the Imperial Japanese Army butchered up to 300,000 civilians. Only one man can help her, a survivor of the massacre, and now a visiting professor at the prestigious University of Todai in Tokyo; a man who is rumoured to possess documentary evidence of Nanking.But first Grey must gain his trust. Desperate and alone, she accepts a job as a hostess in an upmarket nightspot catering for Japanese businessmen and wealthy gangsters. One gangster dominates - an old man in a wheelchair guarded by a terrifying entourage - who is said to rely on a powerful elixir for his continued wealth and well-being. It is an elixir that others want for themselves - at any price.

With its focus on the Tokyo underworld and China in the late 1930s, and a woman who has a lot to prove and even more to hide, this is a literary thriller of the highest order.

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Hardback Editions

January 2011 : UK Hardback
Title: The Devil Of Nanking
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 0-7531-8718-3 / 978-0-7531-8718-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
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March 2005 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking: A Novel
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 0-8021-1794-5 / 978-0-8021-1794-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grove Press
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March 2005 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Devil of Nanking
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 0-00-200721-5 / 978-0-00-200721-4 (UK edition)
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May 2004 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Tokyo
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 0-593-04969-1 / 978-0-593-04969-3 (USA edition)
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Paperback Editions

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thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking
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ISBN: 0-8021-2219-1 / 978-0-8021-2219-3 (USA edition)
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November 2011 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Devil Of Nanking
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 0-7531-8719-1 / 978-0-7531-8719-7 (UK edition)
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February 2010 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 0-553-82485-6 / 978-0-553-82485-8 (USA edition)
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January 2007 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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February 2006 : UK Paperback
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ISBN: 0-00-639507-4 / 978-0-00-639507-2 (UK edition)
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May 2006 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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ISBN: 0-14-303699-8 / 978-0-14-303699-9 (UK edition)
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February 2005 : USA Paperback
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ISBN: 0-553-81462-1 / 978-0-553-81462-0 (USA edition)
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May 2004 : USA Paperback
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ISBN: 0-593-04970-5 / 978-0-593-04970-9 (USA edition)
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Audio Editions

August 2015 : USA Audio edition
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August 2015 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: Tokyo
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July 2015 : UK Audio CD
Title: Tokyo
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 1-4450-5197-4 / 978-1-4450-5197-0 (UK edition)
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June 2006 : USA Audio edition
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June 2006 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: Tokyo
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August 2005 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking
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July 2005 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking
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ISBN: 1-4001-0162-x / 978-1-4001-0162-7 (USA edition)
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July 2005 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking
Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 1-4001-3162-6 / 978-1-4001-3162-4 (USA edition)
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July 2005 : USA MP3 CD
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Author(s): Mo Hayder
ISBN: 1-4001-5162-7 / 978-1-4001-5162-2 (USA edition)
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May 2004 : UK Audio Cassette
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ISBN: 1-85686-876-1 / 978-1-85686-876-1 (UK edition)
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May 2004 : UK Audio CD
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ISBN: 1-85686-957-1 / 978-1-85686-957-7 (UK edition)
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Kindle Editions

February 2011 : USA Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking: A Novel
Author(s): Mo Hayder
Publisher: Grove Press
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February 2010 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Devil of Nanking
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