The Snakehead

by Patrick Radden Keefe

£10.99

Crime; Criticism; Society

Paperback

9781529099881

Published by Pan Macmillan

Published February 2023

Books > Crime > Criticism

In The Snakehead, Patrick Radden Keefe reveals the inner workings of Cheng Chui Ping aka Sister Ping’s complex empire and recounts the decade-long FBI investigation that eventually brought her down. He follows an often incompetent and sometimes corrupt INS as it pursues desperate immigrants risking everything to come to America, and along the way he paints a stunning portrait of a generation of undocumented immigrants and the intricate underground economy that sustains and exploits them.

Grand in scope yet propulsive in narrative force, The Snakehead is both a kaleidoscopic crime story and a brilliant exploration of the ironies of immigration in America.

Yellowface by R.F. Kuang | 9780008532819

Yellowface

R.F. Kuang

£9.99

Murder Under the Sun by Cecily Gayford | 9781805222163

Murder Under the Sun

Cecily Gayford

£9.99

The Last Devil To Die by Richard Osman | 9780241992401

The Last Devil To Die

Richard Osman

£9.99

The List by Yomi Adegoke | 9780008544539

The List

Yomi Adegoke

£9.99

Cold People by Tom Rob Smith | 9781471133121

Cold People

Tom Rob Smith

£9.99

Close to Death by Anthony Horowitz | 9781529904239

Close to Death

Anthony Horowitz

£22.00