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The Book of Secrets: A Personal History of Betrayal in Red China

$49.99
The story of a family in modern China with a history of deceit, betrayal and political intrigue, and the communist party's long shadow over them, from the Cultural Revolution to...
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I Want to Die but I Still Want to Eat Tteokbokki

$29.99
Further conversations with my psychiatrist The sequel to the Sunday Times and international-bestselling South Korean therapy memoir, translated by International Booker Prize shortlisted Anton Hur When Baek Sehee started recording her sessions with...
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Knife: Meditations After an Attempted Murder

$36.99
A searing, deeply personal account of enduring a brutal attempt on his life, thirty years after the fatwa that was ordered against him - from internationally renowned writer and Booker...
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Zodiac: A Graphic Memoir

$39.99
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • In this beautifully illustrated and deeply philosophical graphic memoir, legendary artist Ai Weiwei explores the connection between artistic expression and intellectual freedom through the lens of the...
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Outspoken

$34.99
The inspiring memoir of the warrior for women who's defied the Taliban at every turn - doctor, public official, founder of schools and hospitals, and Nobel Peace Prize nominee 'I...
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Smoke And Ashes: Opium's Hidden Histories

$34.99
When Amitav Ghosh began the research for his monumental cycle of novels the Ibis Trilogy, he was startled to find how the lives of the 19th century sailors and soldiers...
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Black Ghosts: A Journey Into the Lives of Africans in China

$34.99
The travel memoir of a Nigerian woman in China exploring the intersections and divides between the two cultures and the lives of African economic migrants in the bustling People’s Republic...
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Compound Cinematics: Akira Kurosawa and I

$27.99
Any list of Japan’s greatest screenplay writers would feature Shinobu Hashimoto near or at the top. This memoir, focusing on his collaborations with Akira Kurosawa, a gifted scenarist in his...
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Aung San Suu Kyi: Politician, Prisoner, Parent

$24.99
POLITICIAN • PRISONER • PARENTA portrait of one of the most charismatic, but unknown, world leaders Aung San Suu Kyi, Nobel Peace Prize laureate and crusader for democracyin Myanmar, is...
The Atheist Muslim

The Atheist Muslim

$42.99
A journey from religion to reasonIn much of the Muslim world, religion is the central foundation upon which family, community, morality, and identity are built. The inextricable embedment of religion...
The Girl with Seven Names

The Girl with Seven Names

$22.99
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERAn extraordinary insight into life under one of the world's most ruthless and secretive dictatorships – and the story of one woman's terrifying struggle to avoid capture/repatriation...
I am Malala

I am Malala

$19.99
The bestselling memoir of 2014 Nobel Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai, the school girl who stood up to the Taliban.The documentary film HE NAMED ME MALALA will be released in Australia...
Shanghai Acrobat

Shanghai Acrobat

$32.99
The gripping autobiography of an orphan who escaped Mao's China and became one of the world's most successful acrobatic performers.For readers of Mao's Last Dance comes the inspiring true story...
First They Killed my Father

First They Killed my Father

$24.99
A daughter of Cambodia remembers.Until age five, Loung Ung lived in Phnom Penh, one of seven children of an educated, high-ranking government official. When the Khmer Rouge stormed the city...
What to Expect When You're Immigrating

What to Expect When You're Immigrating

$19.99
Most of us know what it’s like to have our hopes dashed on moving house: the excitement fades and we realise the furniture doesn’t fit, the rent is no cheaper,...
Once Upon a Hong Kong

Once Upon a Hong Kong

$49.99
2021 EditionText by Miss Black CatA visual memoir like no other, Once Upon a Hong Kong is a stirring collection of personal work by artist-illustrator Don Mak that captures scenes...
We Are Displaced

We Are Displaced

$19.99
Nobel Peace Prize winner and bestselling author Malala Yousafzai introduces some of the faces behind the statistics and news stories we read or hear every day about the millions of...
Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister

$19.99
A major new biography from the internationally bestselling author of Wild Swans, Mao and Empress Dowager Cixi- a gripping story of sisterhood, revolution and betrayal, and three women who helped...
The Magical Language of Others

The Magical Language of Others

$25.99
The Magical Language of Others is a powerful and aching love story in letters, from mother to daughter. After living in America for over a decade, Eun Ji Koh's parents...
Murakami T

Murakami T

$35.00
The T-Shirts I LoveThe international literary icon opens his eclectic closet — here are photographs of Murakami's extensive and personal T-shirt collection, accompanied by essays that reveal a side of...
Aiming High

Aiming High

$32.99
Masayoshi Son, SoftBank, and Disrupting Silicon Valley*Picked by the Financial Times as a Best Read of 2021* 'I have no intention of making small bets' — Masayoshi Son In order...
Remnants of Partition

Remnants of Partition

$32.99
21 Objects from a Continent DividedThe emotion and trauma of the Partition are buried deep, but Aanchal Malhotra has found a way to recover them. Through the possessions saved by...
My Life in Full

My Life in Full

$32.99
The much-anticipated and inspiring memoir by Indra Nooyi, the trailblazing former CEO of PepsiCo, offering clear-eyed insight and a call to action for how our society can really blend work...
Under Red Skies

Under Red Skies

$27.99
The Life and Times of a Chinese MillennialKaroline Kan was born in 1989, the year of the Tiananmen Square massacre: her generation has always been caught between China's authoritarian politics...
Mao's Last Dancer: Young Readers' Edition by Li Cunxin (PL)

Mao's Last Dancer: Young Readers' Edition by Li Cunxin (PL)

$9.00
One day, not so very many years ago, a small peasant boy was chosen to study ballet at the Beijing Dance Academy. His mother urged him to take this chance...
Black Coffee in a Coconut Shell

Black Coffee in a Coconut Shell

$49.99
Caste as Lived ExperienceCaste, as it is experienced in everyday life, is the pièce de résistance of this book. Thirty-two voices narrate how from childhood to adulthood, caste intruded upon...
Starting Point: 1979 - 1996

Starting Point: 1979 - 1996

$24.99
Japan's most popular filmmaker speaks on life, love, and the world of anime. The Starting Point...of the Greatest Career in Animation HistoryIn the first two decades of his career, filmmaker...
Wild Swans

Wild Swans

$19.99
Introducing the Collins Modern Classics, a series featuring some of the most significant books of recent times, books that shed light on the human experience – classics which will endure...
The Boy with Two Hearts

The Boy with Two Hearts

$22.99
One family's escape from the Taliban and their fight to save their son.A powerful tale of a family in crisis, and a moving love letter to the NHS.Herat, Afghanistan, 2000....
Turning Point: 1997 - 2008

Turning Point: 1997 - 2008

$24.99
The second volume of legendary animation director Hayao Miyazaki’s career memoir continues with essays, interviews, and discussions about some of his most popular films, including Spirited Away and Ponyo.In the...
House of Kwa

House of Kwa

$34.99
Wild Swans meets Educated in this riveting true story spanning four generations 'Revelatory and remarkable' — TRENT DALTON'Memorable and vivid' — RICHARD GLOVER'Lands with a thump in your heart' —...
The Reason I Jump

The Reason I Jump

$22.99
The No. 1 Sunday Times and internationally bestselling account of life as a child with autism, now a documentary film Winner of Best Documentary and Best Sound in the British...
Escape from Manus

Escape from Manus

$34.99
The awe-inspiring story of the only person to successfully escape from Australia's notorious offshore detention centre on Manus Island.In 2013 Jaivet Ealom fled Myanmar's brutal regime and boarded a boat...
China in One Village

China in One Village

$32.99
An unforgettable portrait of the tectonic shifts happening in rural China.After a decade away from her ancestral family village, during which she became a writer and literary scholar in Beijing,...
The Prisoner: A Memoir

The Prisoner: A Memoir

$59.99
A sweeping account of modern Korean history told through one writer's imprisonment in time, in language, and in a divided country from Korea's most acclaimed novelist.In 1993, writer and democracy...
Dear Zari

Dear Zari

$22.99
Hidden Stories from Women of AfghanistanCompelling, enlightening, heart-breaking, Dear Zari is a collection of true stories from women in Afghanistan that is more urgent now than ever.Dear Zari gives voice...
The Lost Homestead

The Lost Homestead

$22.99
On 3 June 1947, as British India descended into chaos, its division into two states was announced. For months the violence and civil unrest escalated. With millions of others, Marina...
Eat a Peach

Eat a Peach

$19.99
The celebrated chef behind Momofuku and star of Netflix's Ugly Delicious gets uncomfortably real in his debut memoir.In 2004, Momofuku Noodle Bar opened in Manhattan's East Village.Its young chef-owner, David...
No Escape

No Escape

$34.99
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...
Good Arguments

Good Arguments

$29.99
At a time when every disagreement turns toxic, world champion debater Bo Seo reveals the timeless secrets of effective communication and persuasion.When Bo Seo was 8 years old, he and...
Beyond Possible

Beyond Possible

$22.99
**THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER**Welcome to The Death Zone. Fourteen mountains on Earth tower over 8,000 metres above sea level, an altitude where the brain and body withers and...
Jokowi and the New Indonesia

Jokowi and the New Indonesia

$44.99
A Political BiographyIn 2014, Joko Widodo — popularly known as Jokowi — was elected the seventh president of the Republic of Indonesia, going on to win a second five-year term...
Remembering Shanghai

Remembering Shanghai

$34.99
A Memoir of Socialites, Scholars and ScoundrelsTrue stories of glamour, drama, and tragedy told through five generations of a Shanghai family, from the last days of imperial rule to the...
The Turbulent Sea

The Turbulent Sea

$36.99
Passage to a New WorldA young teen escapes to America from Mao’s China in the early 60s and experiences the consequent culture shock of cruel racism, financial hardships, unexpected freedom,...
A Consequence of Sequence

A Consequence of Sequence

$27.99
The aftermath of a life seized by two tumoursMerely not dying is not really living - the grief and angst of coping with tumours, strokes, seizures.After suffering strokes, general practitioner...
Geisha of Gion

Geisha of Gion

$22.99
The True Story of Japan's Foremost Geisha'I can identify the exact moment when things began to change. It was a cold winter afternoon. I had just turned three.'Emerging shyly from...
Around the World in 68 Days

Around the World in 68 Days

$27.99
Insights into thirteen countries' ancient and modern cultures, their national identities and nation brands, and their place in the world today.Around The World In 68 Days is a travelogue with...
The Apple and the Tree

The Apple and the Tree

$39.99
Life as Dr Mahathir's DaughterThis is Marina Mahathir's story, from her perspective and no one else's. It is, she hopes, the answer to the question — What is it like...
A Long Road to Justice

A Long Road to Justice

$27.99
A journalistic account of the abuse and enslavement of women and girls in AsiaA constant stream of impoverished women and girls have been, and are being, enslaved and abused in...
Why Karen Carpenter Matters

Why Karen Carpenter Matters

$24.99
A radical, literary and intimate insight into one of the twentieth century's most vital vocalists.A PITCHFORK MUSIC BOOK OF THE YEARIn the '60s and '70s, America's music scene was marked...