2022 Releases

Confucius' Courtyard

Confucius' Courtyard

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Architecture, Philosophy and the Good Life in ChinaAn accessible and highly-original introduction to Chinese architecture, philosophy and cultural history.For more than three thousand years, Chinese life from the city and...
South Flows the Pearl

South Flows the Pearl

$40.00
Chinese Australian VoicesSouth Flows the Pearl is a fascinating journey through the history of Chinese Australia. Taking the reader from Shanghai and the Pearl River Delta to Sydney, Perth, Cairns,...
Little Gods

Little Gods

$19.99
On the night of the Tiananmen Square massacre, a woman gives birth alone in a Beijing hospital. Years later, her daughter Liya travels from America to China with her mother's...
A Heart Divided (Legends of Condor vol. 4)

A Heart Divided (Legends of Condor vol. 4)

$22.99
Translated from the Chinese by Gigi Chang and Shelly BryantTHE CHINESE "LORD OF THE RINGS" — NOW IN ENGLISH FOR THE FIRST TIME. THE SERIES EVERY CHINESE READER HAS BEEN...
Heiress, Apparently (Daughters of the Dynasty #1)

Heiress, Apparently (Daughters of the Dynasty #1)

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The epic first novel in a sweeping series following the romantic lives and intrigues of the fictionalized descendants of a Chinese empress — now in paperback!Behind every great family lies...
Home is Further Away Than the Lightning

Home is Further Away Than the Lightning

$25.00
Translated by Ouyang YuA long civilisation produces poets and entrepreneurs alike. But a long civilisation like China produces poet-entrepreneurs and entrepreneur-poets, or even entrepoetreneurs. That's a major difference between China...
A Coach Heading Towards the Provinces

A Coach Heading Towards the Provinces

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Born in dire poverty but writing poetry all his life, even when he ran a successful business, Xifeng Yedu is one of the Chinese oral poets who doesn’t belong but...
No Escape

No Escape

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The True Story of China's Genocide of the UyghursA devastating account of China’s genocide of the Uyghurs, by a leading Uyghur activist and Time #100 nomineeNury Turkel was born in...
In the Roar of the Machine

In the Roar of the Machine

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Translated by Eleanor GoodmanThis selection collects some of the most influential and moving work of the poet Zheng Xiaoqiong, who spent nearly a decade at the beginning of the century...
Deciphering Sun Tzu

Deciphering Sun Tzu

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How to Read The Art of War As the People's Republic's seemingly inexorable rise to economic and military power continues, never has the need for a better grasp of Chinese...
Revolution and Counterrevolution in China

Revolution and Counterrevolution in China

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The Paradoxes of Chinese StruggleA major new contribution to the study of China's revolutions and counterrevolutions over the past century.Over recent decades China has experienced massive change and development. China...
Selected Poems

Selected Poems

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A timeless, visionary collection of poems from one of China's most acclaimed poets-now available in English for the first time in a generation and featuring a foreword by his son,...
The Art of War

The Art of War

$22.99
The Definitive Interpretation of Sun Tzu's Classic Book of StrategyTranslated by Stephen F. KaufmanThe Art of War by Sun Tzu is the best known book on military strategy ever written....
Freeing my Family

Freeing my Family

$32.99
One Uyghur man's epic battle to save his wife and son and bring them to AustraliaIn a remote area of deserts and mountains where the Silk Road once ran, China...
Bad Kids

Bad Kids

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A dark Chinese suspense thriller about teenage accountability, where no one is innocent, for fans of Keigo Higashino.THE PERFECT CRIME DOESN'T EXISTOne beautiful morning, Zhang Dongsheng pushes his wealthy in-laws...
Strike the Zither

Strike the Zither

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A compelling epic fantasy, a female-focused reimagining of a Chinese classic, Strike the Zither is the first book in a duology by Joan He, New York Times-bestselling author of The...
The Last Quarter of the Moon

The Last Quarter of the Moon

$22.99
'A long-time confidante of the rain and snow, I am ninety years old. The rain and snow have weathered me, and I too have weathered them'At the end of the...
Made in China

Made in China

$27.99
A Prisoner, an SOS Letter, and the Hidden Cost of America's Cheap GoodsDiscover the truth behind the discounts.In 2012, an Oregon mother named Julie Keith opened up a package of...
The Secret Talker

The Secret Talker

$32.99
Translated from the Chinese by Jeremy TiangA woman reclaims her own story in this taut and wholly original literary tale from one of China’s literary superstars.Hongmei is the perfect Chinese...
Her Rebel Highness (Daughters of the Dynasty #0)

Her Rebel Highness (Daughters of the Dynasty #0)

$24.99
An epic story of love and betrayal set against the backdrop of the Tiananmen Square protestsIn Heiress Apparently, Gemma Huang's big acting break led her to Beijing, where she uncovered...
Tao Te Ching

Tao Te Ching

$22.99
Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching is the source of Zen Buddhism, and is probably the most broadly influential spiritual text in human history. Complete & Unabridged.This edition is translated and...
Assassin's Creed: Dynasty

Assassin's Creed: Dynasty

$24.99
In the 14th year of the Tianbao Era (CE 755) An Lushan, a military governor with ties to the Knights Templar, leads his elite corps to rebel against the Tang...
Goldwork Embroidery Chinese Style

Goldwork Embroidery Chinese Style

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An illustrated stitch guideGoldwork embroidery is a traditional Chinese embroidery technique that was originally used in the court or palaces and was exclusive to nobility in ancient times. Similar embroidery...
Today meets Yesterday

Today meets Yesterday

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Leading graphic designer Yang Liu brings the way we were face to face with the way we are. Reissued in four languages, Today meets Yesterday deploys vivid pictogram pairings to...
Europe meets USA

Europe meets USA

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Yang Liu uses her wonderfully apt pictograms to display the discordances between American and European customs with wit and wisdom.In Europe meets USA she captures her own experiences of living...
The Analects

The Analects

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A superb modern translation of the most famous Chinese text in history.Formed in a time of great unrest in ancient China, The Analects is vital to an understanding of Chinese...
Cixin Liu’s For the Benefit of Mankind: A Graphic Novel

Cixin Liu’s For the Benefit of Mankind: A Graphic Novel

$32.99
Illustrated by Sylvain RunbergWelcome to The Worlds of Cixin Liu, a series of graphic novels created by 35 artists including writers, illustrators and colourists from 13 countries, to salute the...
Cixin Liu’s The Butterfly: A Graphic Novel

Cixin Liu’s The Butterfly: A Graphic Novel

$32.99
Illustrated by Dan PanosisanWelcome to The Worlds of Cixin Liu, a series of graphic novels created by 35 artists including writers, illustrators and colourists from 13 countries, to salute the...
Cixin Liu’s The Circle: A Graphic Novel

Cixin Liu’s The Circle: A Graphic Novel

$32.99
Illustrated by Xavier BesseWelcome to The Worlds of Cixin Liu, a series of graphic novels created by 35 artists including writers, illustrators and colourists from 13 countries, to salute the...
Cixin Liu’s The Devourer: A Graphic Novel

Cixin Liu’s The Devourer: A Graphic Novel

$32.99
Illustrated by Jean-David MorvanWelcome to The Worlds of Cixin Liu, a series of graphic novels created by 35 artists including writers, illustrators and colourists from 13 countries, to salute the...
Living in Seclusion

Living in Seclusion

$25.00
Translated by Ouyang YuA multiple-award winner, widely published at home and abroad, and translated into many languages, Xiao Xiao is known for her sharp take on China’s human rights record...
At the Altar of Touch

At the Altar of Touch

$24.99
Winner of the 2023 Victorian Premier’s Prize for Poetry From the 2020 winner of the Thomas Shapcott Award comes a sophisticated, impressive and rich collection of poetry that unpacks the...
My American Sister

My American Sister

$32.99
A story of a family paying the price of an unapproved birth under China's One-Child PolicyWhat price does a family pay for an unapproved birth?Li Fu and Mei, farmers from...
The Wall of Storms (The Dandelion Dynasty #2)

The Wall of Storms (The Dandelion Dynasty #2)

$19.99
The second book in The Dandelion Dynasty, the epic fantasy trilogy by Ken Liu.Kuni Garu, now Emperor of Dara, confronts the challenges of supreme power: both from within and without.Dara...
The Grace of Kings (The Dandelion Dynasty #1)

The Grace of Kings (The Dandelion Dynasty #1)

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One of the Time 100 Best Fantasy Books Of All TimeThe fall and rebirth of an empire. With a cast of hundreds and a world unlike any you have seen...
Joan is Okay

Joan is Okay

$29.99
A wry and insightful portrait of contemporary life, this is the much-anticipated follow-up to the award-winning novel Chemistry.Joan is a thirty-something ICU doctor at a busy New York City hospital....
Made in China

Made in China

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A memoir of love and labourA young girl forced to work in a Queens sweatshop calls child services on her mother in this powerful debut memoir about labour and self-worth...
The Eighth Girl

The Eighth Girl

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One woman, many personas. But which one is telling the truth?Alexa Wu is a brilliant yet darkly self-aware young woman whose chaotic life is manipulated and controlled by a series...
Happy Together

Happy Together

$34.99
A fresh perspective on the Australia-China relationship told through the lens of memoir, culture and friendshipIn the late nineteenth century, as crippling famine devastated northern China, the Li family had...
This Time It's Real

This Time It's Real

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Get ready to fall in love in this hilarious romcom about a girl who begins a fake relationship with the famous actor in her class, perfect for fans of Meg...
She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor #1)

She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor #1)

$19.99
HUGO AWARDWINNER FOR FOR BEST NOVEL 2022 THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER An absorbing historical fantasy, She Who Became the Sun by Shelley Parker-Chan reimagines the rise to power...
Beautiful Country

Beautiful Country

$22.99
A Memoir of an Undocumented ChildhoodThe New York Times bestselling memoir a girl who learns to live — and then escape — an invisible lifeIn China she was the daughter...
Wake Me Up at Nine in the Morning

Wake Me Up at Nine in the Morning

$29.99
An electrifying story about the explosive power of secrets, from a celebrated Chinese novelistInfamous local thug Hongyang is found dead by his lover after a night of debauched drinking. Hongyang...
Iron Widow

Iron Widow

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Chinese history and mecha sci-fi combine in this dazzling YA retellingThe boys of Huaxia dream of the celebrity status that comes with piloting Chrysalises giant transforming robots that battle the...
The World Turned Upside Down
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The World Turned Upside Down

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Yang Jisheng's The World Turned Upside Down is the definitive history of the Cultural Revolution, in withering and heartbreaking detail.As a major political event and a crucial turning point in...
Ghost Music

Ghost Music

$32.99
A pianist in Beijing must find a way to the life she really wants, in this atmospheric new novel from the critically acclaimed author of Braised PorkFor three years, Song...
The Veiled Throne (The Dandelion Dynasty #3)

The Veiled Throne (The Dandelion Dynasty #3)

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From the winner of the Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy Awards, the epic third volume of the Dandelion Dynasties series, named by Time as one of the Greatest Fantasy Books...
If You Could See the Sun

If You Could See the Sun

$19.99
No secret is safe.Alice Sun has always felt invisible at her elite Beijing international boarding school, where she’s the only scholarship student in a sea of uber-wealthy classmates. But she...
Swimming Back to Trout River

Swimming Back to Trout River

$27.99
A “beautifully written, poignant exploration of family, art, culture, immigration…and love” (Jean Kwok, author of Searching for Sylvie Lee and Girl in Translation) set against the backdrop of China’s Cultural...
Red Roulette

Red Roulette

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An Insider's Story of Wealth, Power, Corruption and Vengeance in Today's ChinaA unique and incendiary memoir from an entrepreneur who rose to the highest realms of power and money in...