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The House Without a Key

The House Without a Key is the first of the Charlie Chan mysteries written by Biggers.

The novel, which takes place in 1920s Hawaiʻi, and deals with the murder of a Boston Socialite. Charlie Chan is the Chinese detective solving the mystery. The book deals with the Hawaiian society and issues of race and class all against the backdrop of the beautiful and enchanting Hawaiian Islands.

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