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: 3.53 · 1,449 ratings · 285 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
Ghost Month (Taipei Night M...

3.27 avg rating — 498 ratings — published 2014 — 9 editions
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Waylaid

3.65 avg rating — 226 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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This Is a Bust (Detective R...

3.69 avg rating — 210 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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Snakes Can't Run (Detective...

3.64 avg rating — 104 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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Incensed (Taipei Night Mark...

3.42 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 2016 — 4 editions
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99 Ways to Die (Taipei Nigh...

3.34 avg rating — 85 ratings — published 2018 — 4 editions
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One Red Bastard (Detective ...

3.75 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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