Hong Kong

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
Phaidon Press
240 Pages
Love in a Fallen City

Love in a Fallen City

Chang, Eileen ; Kingsbury, Kar

Masterful short works about passion, family, and human relationships by one of the greatest writers of 20th century China.

A New York Review Books Original

"[A] giant of...

October 10, 2006
New York Review of Books
321 Pages
White Ghost Girls

White Ghost Girls

Greenway, Alice
Summer 1967. The turmoil of the Maoist revolution is spilling over into Hong Kong and causing unrest as war rages in neighboring Vietnam. White Ghost Girls is the story of Frankie and Kate,...
January 5, 2006
Grove Press, Black Cat
168 Pages
Fragrant Harbor

Fragrant Harbor

Lanchester, John
It is 1935, and Tom Stewart, a young Englishman with a longing for adventure, buys himself a cheap ticket aboard the SS Darjeeling-en route to the complex and corrupt world of Hong Kong. A...
August 26, 2003
Penguin Books
352 Pages
The Piano Teacher

The Piano Teacher

Lee, Janice Y K
A rare and exquisite story . . . Transports you out of time, out of place, into a world you can feel on your very skin. --Elizabeth Gilbert

The New York Times bestseller


November 17, 2009
Penguin Books
368 Pages
The World of Suzie Wong

The World of Suzie Wong

Mason, Richard
Penguin Books reintroduces the timeless story of the love affair between a British artist and a Chinese prostitute.

Robert is t he only resident of the Nam Kok hotel not renting his room by the...

January 31, 2012
Penguin Books
352 Pages
The Painted Veil

The Painted Veil

Maugham, W Somerset
Set in England and Hong Kong in the 1920s, The Painted Veil is the story of the beautiful but love-starved Kitty Fane. When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to...
November 14, 2006
246 Pages
Hong Kong Tuttle Travel Pack: Your Guide to Hong Kongs Best Sights for Every Budget [W
The only guide you'll need for getting around Hong Kong! Everything you need is in this one convenient Hong Kong travel guide--including a large pull-out map!

Sail bustling Hong Kong...

January 10, 2013
Tuttle Publishing
96 Pages
Tales of Old Hong Kong: Treasures from the Fragrant Harbour
Pirates, plagues, pistols, and poisons: with adventure of all varieties, this is a rollicking journey into colonial Hong Kong. A collection of historical odds and ends--stories, quotations, cartoons...
April 1, 2012
Earnshaw Books
178 Pages

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