About the Book

Author's Introduction

Hong Kong of the 1960s and 1970s was a curious cocktail of booming economic growth, bubbling rebellion tempered by failure of Mao’s epic experiments and the conflict that was playing out in Vietnam. Likewise 1989 saw a much different Hong Kong where it was on its countdown to a Handover, scheduled...

Synopsis

Banyan Veil II takes up Jude's story. Having failed to rescue his half sister Estrela, Jude falls back into the routine humdrum of executive life working for the Shanghai Charter Bank. In a state of boredom, Jude comes across Mel by chance and so begins a torrid affair that quickly gets beyond his...