Ian Hamilton


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Ian Hamilton has been a journalist, a senior executive with the federal government, a diplomat, and a businessman with international links. He has written for several magazines and newspapers in Canada and the U.S., including Maclean's, Boston Magazine, Saturday Night, Regina Leader Post, Calgary Albertan, and the Calgary Herald. His nonfiction book, The Children's Crusade, was a Canadian Book of the Month Club selection.

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Good news audiophiles! Ava Lee is now available in audio format in the US. Narrated by the talented Jennifer Ikeda, The Disciple of Las Vegas and The Wild Beasts of Wuhan can now be downloaded and enjoyed on your smartphone, tablet or computer. The audio was produced as a digital only title and is sold through various online retailers, including Audible, Barnes and NobleDownpour and iTunes...

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“Her pace was measured, never hurried, and she held herself erect, confident of her time and place.”
Ian Hamilton, The Disciple of Las Vegas

“Thank you, but I have never had a large capacity for grief. I prefer looking ahead to looking back. Swimming to Hong Kong limited my soul as well as my body. So trying new things, even at my age, holds no fear for me. I suspect you have the same spirit of independence and adventure.”
Ian Hamilton, The Dragon Head of Hong Kong

“I can’t remember the last time I drank a bottle of wine by myself,” she said.
“And I cannot remember the last time I offered someone a job and they turned me down and then gave me two hundred thousand dollars,” he said with a smile.”
Ian Hamilton, The Dragon Head of Hong Kong

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