Beijing Bastard, out now from Gotham Books

A humorous and moving coming-of-age story that brings a unique, not-quite-outsider’s perspective to China’s shift from ancient empire to modern superpower

Events

Sunday, October 26 @ 3 pm

CONCORD FESTIVAL OF AUTHORS, Concord, Massachusetts

Thursday, October 30 @ 7 pm

HARVARD BOOK STORE, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Tuesday, November 4 @ 12 pm

NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY BOOKSTORE, Boston, Massachusetts

Saturday, November 8 @ 1 pm

POLITICS and PROSE, Washington, DC

Monday, November 10 @ 7:30 pm

GREENLIGHT BOOKSTORE, Brooklyn, New York

Wednesday, November 19

SPECTACLE THEATER, Brooklyn, NY

Thursday, November 20

A critic has spoken

“A deftly written and entertaining memoir that offers a fresh perspective on contemporary China and the people caught in its rapid transformation.” Read more →