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China

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 27 July, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 27 July, 2003, 12:00am
 

It can't hurt to read about home while away on holiday. Best start with City Voices, a collection of post-war Hong Kong writing in English edited by Xu Xi and Mike Ingham.


Hong Kong writers Brandon Royal and Paul Strahan have just released Bars of Steel, the memoir of a teenage Filipina bar dancer in Wan Chai.


British resident Sun Shuyun is on the publicity trail with Ten Thousand Miles Without A Cloud, her story of growing up with Buddhism during the Cultural Revolution and following her Chinese hero Xuanzang's journey along the Silk Road.


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