The Skull Mantra

by Eliot Pattison

Paperback, 403 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $14.95 | purchase

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Book Summary

When a headless corpse turns up on a Tibetan mountainside, veteran police inspector Shan Tao Yun is released from prison to investigate the crime, and he quickly uncovers a conspiracy involving American mining interests, corrupt Party officials, and Tibetan sorcerers. Winner of the 2000 Edgar Award for Best First Novel. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

Awards and Recognition

Edgar Award (2000)