Asia

Chicken and Charcoal: Yakitori, Yardbird, Hong Kong

The first cookbook from cult yakitori restaurant Yardbird in Hong Kong puts the spotlight on chicken - taking grilling to a whole new level

Chicken is the world's best loved meat,...

November 1, 2018
Hardcover
Phaidon Press
240 Pages
$39.95
The White Tiger

The White Tiger

Adiga, Aravind
NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

The stunning Booker Prize-winning novel from the author of Amnesty and Selection Day that critics have likened to Richard Wright's Native...

October 14, 2008
Paperback
Free Press
$17.00
1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows: A Memoir
In his widely anticipated memoir, "one of the most important artists working in the world today" (Financial Times) tells a century-long epic tale of China through the story of his own...
November 2, 2021
Hardcover
Crown Publishing Group (NY)
400 Pages
$32.00
Rashomon: And Other Stories

Rashomon: And Other Stories

Akutagawa, Ryunosuke ; Kojima,
Writing at the beginning of the twentieth century, Ryunosuke Akutagawa created disturbing stories out of Japan's cultural upheaval. Whether his fictions are set centuries past or close to the...
December 17, 1999
Paperback
Liveright Publishing Corporation
96 Pages
$13.95
Ibs Endless Search for Satisfaction

SHORTLISTED FOR THE JCB PRIZE FOR LITERATURE 2019
SHORTLISTED FOR THE SHAKTI BHATT PRIZE 2019

'And then finally I felt sadness, aided perhaps by those...

April 7, 2019
Hardcover
India Viking
$14.95
Mirage

Mirage

Anonymous ; Hanan, Patrick
First published anonymously in 1804--its author remains unknown--Mirage is set in Guangzhou (Canton), some decades before the city was overwhelmed by the opium trade and the Opium War. Su...
June 14, 2016
Paperback
New York Review of Books
496 Pages
$19.95
Indians: A Brief History of a Civilization

What do we really know about the Aryan migration theory, and why is that debate so hot?
Why did the people of Khajuraho carve erotic scenes on their temple walls?
...

May 15, 2021
Hardcover
India Viking
$19.95
Passage North

Passage North

Arudpragasam, Anuk
A young man journeys into Sri Lanka's war-torn north in this searing novel of longing, loss, and the legacy of war from the author of The Story of a Brief Marriage.

"A novel of...

July 13, 2021
Hardcover
Hogarth Press
$27.00
Meet Me in Bombay

Meet Me in Bombay

Ashcroft, Jenny

All he needs is to find her. First, he must remember who she is.

Jenny Ashcroft's Meet Me in Bombay is a powerful, poignant and deeply emotional tale of love, mystery,...

January 19, 2021
Hardcover
St. Martin's Press
352 Pages
$26.99
Map of the Invisible World
From the author of the internationally acclaimed The Harmony Silk Factory comes an enthralling novel that evokes an exotic yet turbulent place and time--1960s Indonesia during President...
December 28, 2010
Paperback
Spiegel & Grau
317 Pages
$16.00

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