Monkey King, The

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0119970623David Yip begins a ten-part reading of Timothy Mo's novel set in postwar Hong Kong, about the changing fortunes of the ambitious Wallace Nolasco.|1: Wallace agrees to an arranged marriage.
0219970624By Timothy Mo, read by David Yip.|Wallace finds his treatment in the Poons' household unbearable and carefully plans his revenge (2/10).
0319970625By Timothy Mo, read by David Yip.|Wallace's resistance to the family's harsh treatment earns him Mr Poon's grudging respect and the surprising offer of a job (3/10).
0419970626By Timothy Mo, read by David Yip.|The new job exposes Wallace to bizarre friendships and well-managed corruption (4/10).
0519970627By Timothy Mo, read by David Yip.|In a remote village, trapped between Communist territory and British, Wallace and his wife must build a new life in exile from the Poons (5/10).
0619970630David Yip reads Timothy Mo's novel, set in postwar Hong Kong, about the changing fortunes of the ambitious Wallace Nolasco.|Wallace is afraid that the villagers will blame him for a series of suspicious disasters (6/10).
0719970701By Timothy Mo, read by David Yip.|Wallace realises that the uneasy peace between the Communists and the British is in real danger of collapse (6/10).
0819970702By Timothy Mo, read by David Yip.|Wallace turns peacemaker when the villagers' long-time enemies declare war (8/10).
0919970703By Timothy Mo, read by David Yip.|At last, Wallace and May Ling receive word that they can go home (9/10).
10 LAST19970704David Yip reads the final part of Timothy Mo's story.|Wallace has money and power, but he is still uneasy.