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  1. Out & About

    Posted Jan 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... needs: suspense, conflict, humour and a good story line. Dead Eric Gets a Virus by Nury Vittachi. I like Vittachi's writing style. He is funny and I can never put his books down. Robert Tom ...

  2. Calling all hot shots

    Posted Oct 09th 2005, 12:00am by Duncan Jepson, Tim Cribb

    ... is not only the absence of a literary tradition in much of Asia, but that 'very few people can earn a living as a writer in Asia', says Nury Vittachi, editor of the Hong Kong literary journal Dim Sum, which is close to a tie-up with Jepson and Khan. Vittachi says Asia, which accounts for 63 per cent of the world's population, 'produces a negligible percentage ...

  3. May Moon's money lessons

    Posted Dec 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jessie Hui A story book to help children learn about money has been launched by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accounts (CPAs). May Moon and the Secrets of the CPAs is written by Nury Vittachi, a stand-up comedian and author writing under the name of Sam Jam. Targeting primary school children aged eight to 12, the book teaches young readers about money concepts through ...

  4. Intimate spin on things

    Posted Jan 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with short speeches. The champagne flowed while author Nury Vittachi, the dapper master of ceremonies for the evening, entertained guests. Among the guests were the consul-general of Mexico, Mario ...

  5. Literature live

    Posted Feb 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Present Who Deborah Ellis, Nury Vittachi, Peter Osbourne (for children 9 years and above) Where Fringe Studio When 9am Price $60 The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators: ... Where Fringe When 10.30pm Price $80 Thrillers and Killers Who Nury Vittachi, Catherine Sampson and Dean Barrett Where Fringe Theatre When 12pm Price $60 Women in Publishing Society: Inner ...

  6. Lai See

    Posted Feb 19th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Worldwide's upcoming 'Writers Workshop with Nury Vittachi: Christians retake the media'. Vittachi, who formerly penned this column and is also a dedicated Sunday school teacher, will teach ...

  7. class notes

    Posted Dec 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kong-based English language author Nury Vittachi's new book instils money concepts in children aged between eight and 12. May Moon and the Secrets of the CPAs, commissioned by the Hong Kong ...

  8. Coffee culture speaks all languages

    Posted Apr 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dealing with clients and solving their problems,' Ms Ho said. Judges' panel chairman Nury Vittachi said he was very impressed by the standard of English and quality of the projects: ...

  9. author line-up

    Posted Feb 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... politics. Nury Vittachi Nury Vittachi is perhaps Hong Kong's most successful writer. His Feng Shui Detective series is published around the world. He edits Dimsum, East Asia's literary journal, and is managing director of the Hong Kong International Literary Festival. Vittachi's next book is a children's story based on Einstein's general theory of relativity. ...

  10. Cans pile up as Christmas fair gets off to a roaring start

    Posted Nov 24th 2005, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... including Andy Comic, Alfie Noname and Van Can Juggle. Author Nuri Vittachi is also coming down to read his new book.' If you have a heap of cans to be collected, call Kerry Logistics on 2409 ...




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