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  • Paperback: 344 pages
  • Publisher: China Books (1 Jun. 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0835100464
  • ISBN-13: 978-0835100465
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.2 x 22.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,648,012 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Karen Ma has lived a combined 20 years in China and Japan working as a writer and journalist. She has authored numerous articles, which have appeared in various international publications, including The International Herald Tribune, New York Newsday, Life Magazine, More Magazine, The Japan Times and South China Morning Post; her essays, short stories and book reviews have been featured in the Kyoto Journal, Asian Cha and Tokyo Roots. She is also the author of "The Modern Madame Butterfly". She currently lives in Beijing where she is working on her next book.

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