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20 May 2013

Book launch: Unsavory Elements — Stories of foreigners on the loose in China

2016-11-24T01:14:10+08:00May 20th, 2013|authors, china, events, hong kong, new books|0 Comments

Join us at the Hong Kong launch of Unsavory Elements: a riveting anthology of vivid stories and essays from some of the most celebrated writers to have ever lived in China. "Westerners are flocking to the PRC in increasing numbers to chase their dreams even as Chinese emigrants seek their own dreams abroad. Life as an outsider in China has [...]

14 May 2013

Book launch: My Private China, by Alex Kuo

2016-11-24T01:14:10+08:00May 14th, 2013|authors, china, events, hong kong, new books|0 Comments

What do normal people in China look forward to when they get up in the morning? What is the mentor of Lang Lang like? What about the personal friend of Chairman Mao – and how does his granddaughter relate to him after the murderous Cultural Revolution? What do the numerous evangelical Americans really think of the Chinese? How does the [...]

19 November 2012

Nov 26: Come to the Blacksmith/Bookazine Booksigning Extravaganza!

2016-11-24T01:14:12+08:00November 19th, 2012|authors, book giveaway, events, hong kong, new books, publishing|0 Comments

As we count down the final four weeks to Christmas, come and get your Hong Kong gift books signed at Bookazine. We’ve brought together 14 Blacksmith authors who have all written about Hong Kong. Come and meet them over a festive glass of wine, and get your books signed by: Jonathan Chamberlain, author of King Hui: The Man Who Owned [...]

31 January 2011

Book talk in Shanghai, 26th Feb: The Great Walk of China

2016-11-24T01:14:26+08:00January 31st, 2011|authors, china, events, hiking, media attention|0 Comments

How long would it take to walk across the world's most populous country? Find out by listening to Graham Earnshaw's story. He'll be speaking at Garden Books -- 325 Changle Road, Shanghai -- at 6pm on Saturday 26th February. 40 RMB includes one drink. Graham's book The Great Walk of China is a journey into China's heartland, away from its [...]

30 November 2009

Mike Rowse appears at bookshops in December

2016-11-24T01:14:41+08:00November 30th, 2009|authors, events, hong kong|0 Comments

If you were unable to attend the FCC launch of Mike Rowse's tell-all book No Minister, have no fear -- the former civil servant will be signing copies at two Hong Kong bookstores in early December. Mike will first be at Dymocks in Prince's Building, Central, at 1:00 pm on Thursday 3rd; and he follows this up with an appearance [...]

13 February 2009

Singapore vs Hong Kong

2017-11-05T20:41:10+08:00February 13th, 2009|authors, events, media attention|4 Comments

To Singapore, where Southeast Asia's largest bookshop -- Kinokuniya on Orchard Road -- has agreed to host a book signing event with Alain Robert. The French wall-climber, author of With Bare Hands, is in town for a few days and we've taken the chance to line up some interviews with Singaporean newspapers and Mediacorp radio. Despite having lived in the [...]