Not a member?     Existing members login below:

Fiction Ebooks

The Beijing Office

Downloads: 476         Pages: 134

Published: 1 year ago

Rating: Rated: 4 times Rate It

  • 1 star
  • 2 stars
  • 3 stars
  • 4 stars
  • 5 stars

Author:

Book Description HTML  |   Report this book

Yearning for adventure, Gem Chu, an ambitious Chinese-Australian lawyer in her early 30s, moved to Beijing to work for Potts & Crouch. She worked for Joe Chan, the managing partner of the Beijing office, a married Chinese man who had lived abroad for a decade before returning to China. Joe was a ruthless, narcissistic, self-serving and serial womanizer whose affair with his secretary, sexy Cream Ding, was an open secret in the office. Believing Gem would be an asset to the firm, Joe puts Gem on the firm’s signature projects, where she had the opportunity to work with senior associates, Sharon Ding and Desmond Pang, and the legal assistants. She quickly discovered her Chinese colleagues worked quite differently from her.

Terry Crossman

A truly fun and interesting read. I love the multicultural aspects of it, and can recognize many of the character types from my years of working in Beijing. Well Done!!


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Grace Lee

You may also like...

  • Hunted By Hollywood
    Hunted By Hollywood Free Previews by Blake Steidler
    Hunted By Hollywood
    Hunted By Hollywood

    Reads:
    11

    Pages:
    62

    Published:
    May 2015

    Photobombing is increasingly becoming popular. But what would happen if CGI (computer generated imagery) ever became perfected? Qwerty is just deemed by socie...

    Formats: PDF, Kindle

  • Near the Mediterranean Sea
    Near the Mediterranean Sea Fiction by Rosina S Khan
    Near the Mediterranean Sea
    Near the Mediterranean Sea

    Reads:
    332

    Pages:
    26

    Published:
    Apr 2015

    This story is a rare one in my collections. It describes the bonds we grew with people foreign to us, yet kept sharing our moments with them until the very en...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • Linehan's Ordeal
    Linehan's Ordeal Fiction by Bryan Murphy
    Linehan's Ordeal
    Linehan's Ordeal

    Reads:
    139

    Pages:
    24

    Published:
    Apr 2015

    The third story in the Sean Linehan series, set in the year 2021. Linehan brings over his dead boss to Hong Kong to open Asia’s finest sports venue, the Splat...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle

  • Castle Mine 2
    Castle Mine 2 Fiction by Paul Audcent
    Castle Mine 2
    Castle Mine 2

    Reads:
    78

    Pages:
    43

    Published:
    Apr 2015

    The continuing stories of the old Duke and his grandson inhabiting their castle.

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

Remove