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The Runner

(2003)
(The fifth book in the Yan & Campbell series)
A novel by

 
 
A top Chinese swimmer kills himself on the eve of an international event. An Olympic weightlifter dies in the arms of his Beijing mistress. But the suicide was murder and both men's deaths are connected to a sinister series of killings. Beijing detective Li Yan finds himself in charge of what could be his last investigation for the Chines police. Li's only hope of a breakthrough is a champion runner, the sole member of the athletics team who seems willing to talk. But she will only talk to American pathologist Margaret Campbell - and now, the runner has disappeared. As Li's enemies take their chance to destroy his career, and shadowy figures seem hell-bent on victory at any cost, finding the missing runner seems to be the only way to save his joband the lives of more young athletes.

Genre: Mystery

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February 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: Runner, The: A China Thriller (China Thrillers)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-59058-604-2 / 978-1-59058-604-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
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January 2003 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Runner
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 0-340-82373-9 / 978-0-340-82373-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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February 2003 : UK Hardback

Title: The Runner (Windsor Selection S.)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 0-7540-1889-X / 978-0-7540-1889-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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Paperback Editions

May 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Runner (The China Thrillers)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-68144-077-6 / 978-1-68144-077-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Quercus
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September 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Runner: A pulse-pounding thriller with a cruel conspiracy (China Thriller 5) (China Thrillers)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-78206-234-3 / 978-1-78206-234-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: riverrun
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February 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: Runner, The: A China Thriller (China Thrillers)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-59058-605-0 / 978-1-59058-605-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
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February 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: Runner, The: A China Thriller (China Thrillers)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-59058-711-1 / 978-1-59058-711-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
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December 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Runner (Windsor Selection S.)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 0-7540-9257-7 / 978-0-7540-9257-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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April 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Runner
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 0-340-82374-7 / 978-0-340-82374-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Coronet
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Audio Editions

May 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Runner (China Thrillers Series, 5)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-5491-2487-0 / 978-1-5491-2487-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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May 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Runner: Library Edition (China Thriller)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-5491-2485-4 / 978-1-5491-2485-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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May 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Runner
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: Hachette Audio
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May 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Runner
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: Hachette Audio
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November 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Runner: The China Thrillers, Book 5
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: riverrun
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November 2017 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Runner: The China Thrillers, Book 5
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: riverrun
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November 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Runner: The China Thrillers, Book 5
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: riverrun
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November 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Runner: The China Thrillers, Book 5
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: riverrun
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May 2012 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Runner (The China Thrillers)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-4417-2557-1 / 978-1-4417-2557-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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February 2010 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Runner
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-4417-2554-7 / 978-1-4417-2554-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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February 2010 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Runner (Poisoned Pen Press Mysteries)
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-4417-2555-5 / 978-1-4417-2555-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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February 2010 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: The Runner (China Thrillers (Audio))
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 1-4417-2558-X / 978-1-4417-2558-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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May 2003 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: The Runner
Author(s): Peter May
ISBN: 0-7531-1738-X / 978-0-7531-1738-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

November 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Runner: A pulse-pounding thriller with a cruel conspiracy (China Thriller 5)
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: RiverRun
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November 2012 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Runner: A pulse-pounding thriller with a cruel conspiracy (China Thriller 5) (The China Thrillers)
Author(s): Peter May
Publisher: riverrun
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