Ed Lin

Ed Lin


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January 01, 1969

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Ed Lin is a journalist by training and an all-around stand-up kinda guy. He's the author of several books: Waylaid, his literary debut, and his Robert Chow crime series, set in 1970s Manhattan Chinatown: This Is a Bust, Snakes Can't Run, and One Red Bastard. Lin, who is of Taiwanese and Chinese descent, is the first author to win three Asian American Literary Awards. Lin lives in New York with his wife, actress Cindy Cheung.

Average rating: 3.59 · 1,037 ratings · 205 reviews · 10 distinct worksSimilar authors
Ghost Month (A Taipei Night...

3.22 avg rating — 336 ratings — published 2014 — 9 editions
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Waylaid

3.71 avg rating — 197 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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This Is a Bust

3.76 avg rating — 173 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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Snakes Can't Run

3.67 avg rating — 89 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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One Red Bastard

3.77 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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Incensed (A Taipei Night Ma...

3.38 avg rating — 63 ratings4 editions
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99 Ways to Die (A Taipei Ni...

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Charlie Chan Is Dead 2: At ...

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3.95 avg rating — 126 ratings — published 2004 — 7 editions
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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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The Usual Santas: A Collect...

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