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  1. Wolf Hall

    Posted Mar 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jame Kidd Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel Fourth Estate HK$121 Here it is, then, the 2009 Man Booker winner. Hilary Mantel has arrived, with her big cheque and even bigger boost to her sales. It has been a long time coming: Mantel has published many worthy works (Fludd, Beyond Black) before triumphing with this gloriously written historical story set in the court of Henry VIII. Our ...

  2. Sacred Hearts

    Posted Feb 21st 2010, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... James Kidd Sacred Hearts by Sarah Dunant Virago, HK$108 Sarah Dunant writes meaty, intelligent and enjoyable historical novels. Set regularly in and around Renaissance Italy, they fall somewhere between stories by litterateurs such as Hilary Mantel and populists like Ken Follett. Sacred Hearts, her ninth work of fiction, is driven by two central characters. Serafina ...

  3. The Lacuna

    Posted Jul 11th 2010, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... James Kidd The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver Faber and Faber HK$104 The Lacuna won the prestigious Orange Prize for fiction, beating out Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel and Lorrie Moore's A Gate for the Stars. It was some achievement, not least because The Lacuna had some big shoes to fill- Barbara Kingsolver's last book, The Poisonwood Bible, was a massive hit. Set ...

  4. Anatomy of a crisis

    Posted Mar 14th 2010, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... rapid, seemingly expert analysis of a volatile and intriguing region.' Novelist Hilary Mantel's review of Fragrant Harbour in The Independent ...

  5. Ensuring paparazzi not a Constance presence

    Posted Aug 17th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... give the kid some space,' said Chan (pictured second from left, next to wife Hilary Tsui Ho-ying and Cheong). Chan admitted he had neglected some parental duties just to avoid bringing ...

  6. Giving all the svelte catwalk models a waddle for their money

    Posted Jan 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... shimmering hat and an over-sized cape, made him look like a pimp from a punk Alice in Wonderland. As he twirled and winked, celebrity friends like Miriam Yeung Chin-wah and Hilary Tsui Ho-ying hooted ...

  7. Shared DNA

    Posted Nov 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen I don't have a problem with people hiring surrogate mothers. I think as long as the babies are healthy, they have our DNA and actually look like us, why not? I doubt Eason would agree, though. Men don't know how hard it is to carry a baby Hilary Tsui Ho-ying, wife of Canto-pop star Eason Chan Yik-shun. Their daughter, Constance, who was not born ...

  8. Leap year for ballet school

    Posted Aug 27th 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Hilary Tsui, Esther Kwan, Janet Ma and Kayla Wong. ...

  9. East meets West at Chanel

    Posted Jul 09th 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Edited by Kobi Chan Paris-Shanghai collection cocktail party Where: Joyce store, Central When: June 17 What: Selected items from Chanel's Paris-Shanghai collection were made available for guests at an event by Joyce. French stylist Camille Waddington shared styling tips at the event. Who: Enjoying the party were Fan Bing-bing, Wyman Wong, Hilary Tsui, Claudia Shaw and Jonathan ...

  10. Sneak preview at Joyce

    Posted Feb 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cho-yee, DoDo Cheng Yu-ling and Hilary Tsui Ho-ying. ...




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