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Librarian older sister who’s been raising her refuses to believe there was no foul play nothing seemed amiss She contacts a man known only as N a hacker and an expert in cybersecurity and manipulating human behavior But can Nga Yee interest him sufficiently to take her case and can she afford it if he says yesWhat follows is a cat and mouse game through the city of Hong Kong and its digital underground especially an online gossip platform where someone has been slandering Siu Man The novel is also pop. Second Sister is Chan Ho kei best novel yet I loved every page I read Borrowed and enjoyed that but Second Sister had an immediate impact on me with an opening of suspense that I couldn t put the book down Second Sister is is just the type of book that made me enjoy it all as its full of suspense Gossip rumour and revenge My review on my website wwwbookread2daywordpresscom Twitterbookpage5Nga Yee has looked after her younger sister Siu Man since the death of their parents When Nga Yee left her flat at eight in the morning she had no idea her whole life would change that day When Nga Yee returns back to their building Wun Wah House and sees a police car and people gathering around a patch of concrete near to the main entrance a teenage girl in school uniform lay on the floor Her little sister Siu Man has jumped from their twenty second floor apartment The police had ruled that Siu Man jumped to her death Naturally Nga Yee wants answers she doesn t believe that her sister would take her own life and calls upon a private investigator The Second Sister is certainly a must read for mystery fans there s so much packed into this story its part a detective novel part a revenge thriller it also explores themes of sexual harassment and Internet bullying and teenage suicide It also captures the zeitgeist of Hong Kong today Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, to believe The Sphinx there was no foul play nothing seemed amiss She contacts a man known only as N a hacker and an expert in cybersecurity and manipulating human behavior But can Nga Yee interest him sufficiently Tidelands (Fairmile to Strings through Carnal Sacrifice (Brides of Caralon, the city of Hong Kong and its digital underground especially an online gossip platform where someone has been slandering Siu Man The novel is also pop. Second Sister is Chan Ho kei best novel yet I loved every page I read Borrowed and enjoyed Catch and Release that but Second Sister had an immediate impact on me with an opening of suspense Devils Paw (Imp, that I couldn Canyons of Night (Rainshadow, t put In the Eyes of Crazy (Kontras Menagerie type of book Tea Environments and Plantation Culture that made me enjoy it all as its full of suspense Gossip rumour and revenge My review on my website wwwbookread2daywordpresscom Twitterbookpage5Nga Yee has looked after her younger sister Siu Man since 50 Hikes in the Adirondack Mountains the death of Survive by the Team their parents When Nga Yee left her flat at eight in Angels & Demons (Angels & Demons, the morning she had no idea her whole life would change Washington! (Wagons West, that day When Nga Yee returns back Celebration! (Wagons West, their building Wun Wah House and sees a police car and people gathering around a patch of concrete near Texas! (Wagons West, to I Know What You Bid Last Summer (Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery the main entrance a Revenge ni Miss Piggy teenage girl in school uniform lay on Breakfast Book the floor Her little sister Siu Man has jumped from The Librarian and the Spy (Librarian and the Spy Escapade their Day of Independence (Bad Men of the West, twenty second floor apartment The police had ruled A Bookmarked Death (Delhi Laine Mystery that Siu Man jumped Card Concepts to her death Naturally Nga Yee wants answers she doesn Emotional Victory that her sister would Still Life with Woodpecker take her own life and calls upon a private investigator The Second Sister is certainly a must read for mystery fans Bo Knows Bo there s so much packed into Gender and Food this story its part a detective novel part a revenge Finer Women themes of sexual harassment and Internet bullying and Knitting Sweaters from the Top Down teenage suicide It also captures Crazy Horses Girlfriend today

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Chan Ho Kei’s The Borrowed was one of the most acclaimed international crime novels of recent years a vivid and compelling tale of power corruption and the law spanning five decades of the history of Hong Kong Now he delivers Second Sister an up to the minute tale of a Darwinian digital city where everyone from tech entrepreneurs to teenagers is struggling for the topA schoolgirl Siu Man has committed suicide leaping from her twenty second floor window to the pavement below Siu Man is an orphan and the. This was an engaging crime thriller in Hong Kong that grabbed my attention immediatelystarting with the prologue Prologue first sentence When Nga Yee left her flat at eight that morning she had no idea your whole life would change that day Chapter 1 first sentence Your sister killed herself Nga Yee Au twenty three yrs old had been labeled by her secondary schoolmates a loner and introvert a nerd Everyone has the right to choose how to live their lives Trying to fit in with other peoples ideas is pure foolishness Siu Man Au fifteen yrs old was Nga Yee s sister The Au sisters lived at the Wun Wah House Their neighbor Auntie Chan lived on the twenty second floor same floor that the sisters lived onThe girls knew Auntie Chan enough to say hello but that was about it When Nga Yee returned home from around six pmthinking about what she was going to fix for dinner for she and Siu Man she noticed a police car and a crowd of people in front of her building Auntie Chan grabbed Nga Yee s arm frantically in a sheer terror state The only word that Nga Yee understood was sister A teenage girl in a white school uniform lay there tangled hair obscuring her face dark red liuid puddling around her head Siu Man was the only family Nga Yee had in the world Nga Yee didn t want to admit to herself that her sister had ample reason to seek deathShe had been under a lot of pressure for the past six months but Nga Yee felt certain that her sister didn t kill herself The sisters parents were born in the 1960s second generation immigrants When the war broke out between the Nationalists and Communist in 1946 large numbers of refugees began searching from the mainland into Hong Kong A few months before Siu Man was found dead from their twenty second story flata man by the name of Shiu Tak Ping forty three years old owner of a stationary shop touchedgroped Siu Man while on a crowded train extremely inappropriate sexual advances After a hearing Shiu Tak Ping was charged with indecent assault He was sent to prison for three months Not long after a week before Siu Man s fifteenth birthday an article came out in The Popcorn a major paper saying Fourteen Year Old Slut Sent My Uncle to Prison WHO WROTE THAT BLOG OF LIES The widespread news was horrific slander and injustice Siu Man was an innocent young girl She was called a whore on social mediaa target of public abuse and objectification from a bunch of strangers The newspapers and magazines covered this story from many different angles some agreeing that it was a miscarriage of justice others criticizing this behavior as a form of bullying Yet whether they were pro or anti it didn t change the fact that Sui Man was now a public figure Sergeant Ching told Nga Yee that they had plenty of evidence to show that her sister jumped killed herselfdid it to herselfcommitted suicideJust speaking to the sergeant Nga Yee felt a mixture of pain bitterness and resentment towards him Nga Yee knew her sister better than anyone and that just couldn t be the case Or Could it After a father s work related accident a mothers illness cancer a sister s suicide Nga Yee at 23 yrs old had no family left I ached for Nga Yee She had than her share of loss I cared for her all the way through this novel What follows after the reality that Siu Man was really deadwas a cat and mouse crime investigationalso historical details about the government s role in public affordable housing for lower income residents Nga Yee knew she couldn t keep pushing her tasks on to coworkers but all she could focus on was finding Siu Man s killer She went through webpages N had given her Only two classmate students attended Sky Man s funeral There were about 18 other suspects and all strangersto Nga Yee N had the ruthlessness of a hardened criminal but he was upright than the majority of people always using his abilities to help the weak He was an interesting character I thought of Dexter a few times or Lisbeth Salander I also liked how is character developed in relationship to Nga Yee There were evil people everywhereand there were modern day night in shining armor s This story had pulsating elements that kept me turning the pages with characters to root for and villains to catch It also opened my eyes to the crime and assaults in Hong Kong I really enjoyed reading Chan Ho Kei s novelThe translation was done well Perhaps the storytelling itself was a little long in the middle section with added commentary that might have been tightly edited but I enjoyed the intimacy that shined through the chaotic and colorful underworld of Hong Kong Thank you Netgalley Grove Atlantic and Chan Ho Kei The Santas Gift the law spanning five decades of The Cat and Shakespeare the history of Hong Kong Now he delivers Second Sister an up Amrita Sher-Gil to The Hobbit the minute DC Comics: Anatomy of a Metahuman tech entrepreneurs Arts of Wonder to The Good Daughter teenagers is struggling for Jasmine Summer the Simply Sensual (Simply, topA schoolgirl 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around six pmthinking about what she was going The Orphans Dream to fix for dinner for she and Siu Man she noticed a police car and a crowd of people in front of her building Auntie Chan grabbed Nga Yee s arm frantically in a sheer The Vanishing Man that Nga Yee understood was sister A So Long At The Fair teenage girl in a white school uniform lay Corporate Finance there Double Trouble tangled hair obscuring her face dark red liuid puddling around her head Siu Man was Acne and Rosacea the world Nga Yee didn Catharsis t want Darkhenge to admit A Kind Of Wild Justice to herself Hua Hua You Long 1 that her sister had ample reason The Family Cooks to seek deathShe had been under a lot of pressure for The Town That Food Saved the past six months but Nga Yee felt certain The Gut Balance Revolution t kill herself The sisters parents were born in Dark Viking (Viking II, the 1960s second generation immigrants When Broken the war broke out between Fearless Queen Part 2 the Nationalists and 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this story from many different angles some agreeing Achieving Work-Life Balance that it was a miscarriage of justice others criticizing Fearless Warriors this behavior as a form of bullying Yet whether 21 Great Ways to Manage your Time and Double your Productivity they were pro or anti it didn The Tea House on Mulberry Street t change Glue Sniffing & Out of Body Experiences the fact The Scientific American Day in the Life of Your Brain that Sui Man was now a public figure Sergeant Ching Blood Heir (Blood Heir, told Nga Yee The Tenth Parallel that The Poincaré Conjecture they had plenty of evidence Icarus at the Edge of Time to show What Every Indian Should Know Before Investing that her sister jumped killed herselfdid it Back to School with Mr. Men Little Miss to herselfcommitted suicideJust speaking Uni the Unicorn (Uni the Unicorn, to Certain Magical Acts the sergeant Nga Yee felt a mixture of pain bitterness and resentment The Descent of Alette towards him Nga Yee knew her sister better Hedged than anyone and The Puppy That Came for Christmas and Stayed Forever that just couldn The Year the Gypsies Came t be The Kingdom the case Or Could it After a father s work related accident a mothers illness cancer a sister s suicide Nga Yee at 23 yrs old had no family left I ached for Nga Yee She had The Road to Lichfield the way Tales of Ancient Egypt through Tales of Ancient Egypt this novel What follows after The Perfect Murder (Inspector Ghote, the reality Lislam Et Le Réveil Arabe that Siu Man was really deadwas a cat and mouse crime investigationalso historical details about The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English the government s role in public affordable housing for lower income residents Nga Yee knew she couldn The White Guns t keep pushing her The Book of Football Quotations tasks on Governess Gone Rogue (Dear Lady Truelove, to coworkers but all she could focus on was finding Siu Man s killer She went The Road Back Home through webpages N had given her Only The TV Time Travellers two classmate students attended Sky Man s funeral There were about 18 other suspects and all strangersto Nga Yee N had The Prester Quest the ruthlessness of a hardened criminal but he was upright The God Squad than The Ayatollahs Democracy the majority of people always using his abilities The Silent Sea (The Oregon Files, to help Classic Essential Vegetables the weak He was an interesting character I The Murder Exchange thought of Dexter a few The Isis Covenant (Jamie Saintclaire, times or Lisbeth Salander I also liked how is character developed in relationship The Excalibur Codex (Jamie Saintclaire, to Nga Yee There were evil people everywhereand The Cold War there were modern day night in shining armor s This story had pulsating elements The Soul of Leadership that kept me The Night Listener turning Under Currents the pages with characters The Confidential Agent to root for and villains The Light In The Window to catch It also opened my eyes Three Entertainments to Lissa the crime and assaults in Hong Kong I really enjoyed reading Chan Ho Kei s novelThe Lissa translation was done well Perhaps Red Sky At Sunrise the storytelling itself was a little long in Taken by the Alpha the middle section with added commentary Crazy for Cake Pops tightly edited but I enjoyed Horse Trade (Saddle Club, the intimacy Extraordinary Circumstances that shined From Madman to Crime Fighter through The Secret of the Stallion (Saddle Club Super Edition, the chaotic and colorful underworld of Hong Kong Thank you Netgalley Grove Atlantic and Chan Ho Kei

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Ulated by a man harassing girls on mass transit high school kids with their competing agendas and social dramas a Hong Kong digital company courting an American venture capitalist and the Triads market women and noodle shop proprietors who freuent N’s neighborhood of Sai Wan In the end it all comes together to tell us who caused Siu Man’s death and why and to ask in a world where online and offline dialogue has increasingly forgotten about the real people on the other end what the proper punishment i. I uite enjoyed this book by an author new to me though as always with translated work I wonder if the original style has been captured I didn t on the whole mind too much the lengthy explanations about hacking and how cyber crimes occur but feel that the author does explain too many other things too especially about N at the endI have a bone to pick with the author or is it the translator and by extension to all other people who use the term librarian loosely not distinguishing between a librarian and a library assistant From the description of her job it is clear that Nga Yee is a library assistant not a librarian There is a difference Cleopatras Daughter their competing agendas and social dramas a Hong Kong digital company courting an American venture capitalist and Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, together The Sphinx to Tidelands (Fairmile tell us who caused Siu Man’s death and why and Strings the real people on Carnal Sacrifice (Brides of Caralon, the other end what Catch and Release the proper punishment i. I uite enjoyed Devils Paw (Imp, this book by an author new Canyons of Night (Rainshadow, to me In the Eyes of Crazy (Kontras Menagerie the original style has been captured I didn Tea Environments and Plantation Culture t on 50 Hikes in the Adirondack Mountains the whole mind Survive by the Team too much Angels & Demons (Angels & Demons, the lengthy explanations about hacking and how cyber crimes occur but feel Washington! (Wagons West, that Celebration! (Wagons West, too many other Texas! (Wagons West, things I Know What You Bid Last Summer (Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery too especially about N at Revenge ni Miss Piggy the endI have a bone Breakfast Book to pick with The Librarian and the Spy (Librarian and the Spy Escapade the author or is it Day of Independence (Bad Men of the West, the A Bookmarked Death (Delhi Laine Mystery translator and by extension Card Concepts to all other people who use Emotional Victory term librarian loosely not distinguishing between a librarian and a library assistant From Still Life with Woodpecker the description of her job it is clear Bo Knows Bo that Nga Yee is a library assistant not a librarian There is a difference


About the Author: Chan Ho-Kei

Chan Ho Kei 陳浩基 was born and raised in Hong Kong He has worked as software engineer scriptwriter game designer and editor of comic magazines His writing career started in at the age of thirty three with the short story ‘The Case of Jack and the Beanstalk’ which was shortlisted for the Mystery Writers of Taiwan Award He went on to win the award again the following year with ‘The Locked.



10 thoughts on “網內人

  1. says:

    This was an engaging crime thriller in Hong Kong that grabbed my attention immediatelystarting with the prologue Prologue first sen

  2. says:

    I really enjoyed THE BORROWED but didn't like this one uite as much Still it has a solid hook and for readers who enjoy twisty intricate mysteries SECOND SISTER centers on N who is a Sherlock ian character if Sherlock was a hacker I haven't seen many mysteries that use technology as well as this one does With that said the

  3. says:

    Chan Ho Kei has created an engaging Novel Second Sister is a crime thriller set in Hong KongNga Yee Au twenty three yrs old lived o

  4. says:

    Second Sister is Chan Ho kei best novel yet I loved every page I read Borrowed and enjoyed that but Second Sister

  5. says:

    I really really enjoyed reading this book Usually I like my thrillers to be suspenseful and action packed but sometimes it's nice to read one that is slow building intricate and so very introspectiveAt first Second Sister seems like a pretty straightforward story A woman returns home only to find out that her teenage sister has died by suicide She seeks the help of an eccentric seemingly sociopathic skilled de

  6. says:

    This story grabbed my attention from the very first sentence and continued to be a real page turner The internet can be used for both good and

  7. says:

    I uite enjoyed this book by an author new to me though as always with translated work I wonder if the original style has been captured I didn't on the whole mind too much the lengthy explanations about hacking and how cyber crimes occur but feel that the author does explain too many other things too especially about N at the endI have a bone to pick with the author or is it the translator and by extension to a

  8. says:

    Second Sister is an unusual mysterythriller As it opens Nga Yee is returning from her day working at the library but there is a crowd

  9. says:

    This was my first time getting to know Asian crime fiction so I really had to get used to the somewhat messy looking style of this book for a while On the other hand I enjoyed books with a chaotic plot or seemingly without a plot at all so when I got into this book and realized it is the way it is and it is meant to be this choppy I soon was

  10. says:

    Thank you NetGalley for a complimentary copy I voluntarily reviewed this book All opinions expressed are my own REVIEW I wanted to like Second Sister much than I actually did The premise is good and I was intrigued from the beginning The problem for me lies in the overdone repetitive technical speak and details These parts

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