Cathie Lee is an Australian forced to wear a Chinese disguise: she's ABC, an Australian Born Chinese. Studying to be a journalist, she interviews an elderly man for an assignment. The story he tells of 'sixties Hong Kong detonates a time bomb that turns her life on its head. He's in disguise too.
Sally Leigh is the pen name of a Tasmanian writer who has published two other novels and several award winning short stories.