a major airliner disappears and after days of searching
there is no clue to solve the mystery, the international
media starts to wonder about the competence of those in
charge of the search and rescue. And when 176 bunkers
and checkpoints appear throughout Bangkok manned by soldiers,
the media focus is on the flowers and potted plants used
to decorate the camouflage netting, like the disappearing
plane the authorities provide little clarity to the situation.
Motion Machine Tracker I explore how and
the way we pay attention is shaped and guided through
a lifetime of social engineering. How many steps have
you taken today? If you are average and work in an office
between 6,000 to 7,000 steps, and that shoots up when
you are free on the weekend. The more you move, the more
things you bump into that demand your attention. With
the Internet, our motion is slowly being reduced even
more and the social engineering to control our attention
is becoming more efficient.
13th March you can upload the second novel in the Vincent
Calvino series: Asia Hand. Price: $3.99. The
novel won a 2011 Shamus Award for best paperback original.
This ebook edition is available only for those in Thailand.
Asia Hand can be downloaded from two websites:
(1) as an ePub file here
or (2) Amazon/Kindle as an ebook here.
appreciate it, if you’d let your friends know about this
ebook edition of Asia Hand.
are some reviews for Asia Hand.
moving and hypnotic, this was a great read.”?—Crime
Asia Hand, Christopher Moore builds the atmosphere,
the ugliness, brilliantly.... This ain’t pretty boy, touristy
stuff that passes for detective fiction.... The wash of
human degradation threatens to drown you.”?—Tarun Cherian,
Deccan Herald (India)
hard-boiled, noir plots and style place him hands-down
as one of the top current crime writers.”
—Tom McLaren, Gallup Journey
Bangkok’s dark sidestreets and myriad underground cultures
requires keen insight as well as the courage to look at
corruption but see the hope that lies beneath. Vincent
Calvino, a disbarred American lawyer turned PI, has been
doing that for years as Christopher G. Moore shows in
his award-winning series.”?—Mystery Scene Magazine,
Oline H. Cogdill
Hand is a skillfully crafted, addictive ride through
one of the planet's most raw and vivid cities. Moore and
Calvino define the dark pungent cocktail that is Asian
noir.”?—Eliot Pattison, author of the “Inspector Shan”
week I’ve been reading two Swedish novels: Jonas Jonasson’s
100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
and Karl Ove Knausgaard’s My
I recommend reading them together as there is an odd emotional
terrain shared by the characters.