Kelli Stanley. City of Dragons (2010) 338 pp.
It is 1940 and private investigator Miranda Corbie is in San Franciscos Chinatown during a Chinese New Year celebration when she finds Eddie Takahashi, shot and dying, on the ground in front of her. The police want the killing hushed up, but Corbie is determined to find the truth.
Setting: San Francisco (Chinatown)