Book List in Order:9 titles

  • A seductive literary love story set in contemporary Shanghai, THE RED THREAD intertwines the lives of two pairs of lovers across the centuries. Shen, a young, American-educated appraiser in a Shanghai auction house, is captivated by Ruth, a self-poss...


  • The drama begins with a body dumped in south - western Sydney - skinned, with no face. Lewis Lin, taxi driver, photographer, recent arrival from Beijing, happens to be at the scene. With detectives Ginger Rogers and Shelley Swert in pursuit, Lin find...


  • “Unprecedented in the breadth of what it offers from both the ancient and the recent literature of my country.”―Thomas Keneally, from the foreword The result of a collaboration between Sydney’s Macquarie University and International PEN Sydne...


  • In the scarred landscape of contemporary Australia, eight childhood friends seek their individual destinies: Alex, ambitious but melancholy; Cleve, snatched by the state from his Aboriginal parents; Danny, his twin brother, who has spent more of his ...


  • A voluptuously exotic novel of seduction and betrayal about the quest for that most elusive of horticultural prizes: the black rose. Escaping a ship’s mutiny with his stowaway daughter, 17th-century naturalist Edward Popple is cast ashore on an unc...


  • Wally Frith, an Australian cancer specialist, heads for China to accept a post at Peking Union Medical College, but his immersion in the culture of Beijing is overshadowed by the disappearance of Professor Hsu Chien Lung, a respected cancer researche...