The Disciple of Las Vegas Paperback – Jun 16 2011
Frequently Bought Together
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
. . . simply irresistible . . . (Margaret Cannon Globe and Mail 2011-07-01)
Like The Water Rat of Wanchai, [Ian] Hamilton's second novel is a fast, reasonably captivating and thoroughly researched jaunt through one or two of the world's international financial underbellies and dubious characters. (Joan Barfoot London Free Press 2011-07-09)
Ava Lee is chic, bright and an ace at deciphering complex financial crimes...swift and dangerous...a whole lot of action. (Jack Batten Toronto Star 2011-11-29)
Ava Lee is one tough, smart woman ... she's a hit! (Jenni Mortin Saskatoon Star Phoenix 2011-12-24)
Hamilton gives his reader plenty to think about ... entertaining ... (Patrick Davitt Kitchener-Waterloo Record 2012-01-27)
Lee is a hugely original creation, and Hamilton packs his adventure with interesting facts and plenty of action. (Irish Independent 2012-11-17)
This is slick, fast-moving escapism reminiscent of Ian Fleming, with more to come in what shapes us a a high-energy, high concept series. (Booklist 2012-12-01)
Hamilton makes each page crackle with the kind of energy that could easily jump to the movie screen... this riveting read will keep you up late at night. (Rachel Kramer Bussel Penthouse 2013-03-01)
About the Author
IAN HAMILTON is the author of ten novels in the Ava Lee series. The books have been shortlisted for numerous prizes, including the Arthur Ellis Award, the Barry Award, and the Lambda Literary Prize, and are national bestsellers. The Water Rat of Wanchai was the winner of the Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel and was named a best book of the year by Amazon.ca, the Toronto Star, and Quill & Quire. BBC Culture named Hamilton one of the ten mystery/crime writers from the last thirty years that should be on your bookshelf. The series is being adapted for television.
What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?
Top Customer Reviews
I just finished The Disciple of Las Vegas, it was great, a bit more physical than the first one, but so educational and interesting.
I love that she lives in Toronto, and Hamilton is the master of description.
Most recent customer reviews
Love this series. Canadian author with very interesting characters that opens a whole new cultural world.Published 2 months ago by Patricia J
A great Ava Lee book. I am looking forward to the newest book..Published 13 months ago by Jennybear
I would recommend this book to everyone I know, very happy with it, great read, I would also recommend the other books in this series.Published on June 14 2013 by Vicki Clements
I've read all four books in the same series by Ian Hamilton. Fortunately they were all donation of a friend (who regretted her purchases). Read morePublished on April 18 2013 by Lynn
Book 2, in the Eva Lee series
This second instalment is a treat, a financial mystery that is far more captivating and even better than the first. Read more