My new book on the human stories behind China’s transition to a mostly urban society is out now from IB Tauris.
“At last, a book about China that takes the long view, showing how the ‘Chinese Dream’ is playing out for a fascinating cast of characters that author Nick Holdstock has known for years. He writes with great warmth and deep empathy, capturing the realities of everyday life in places foreign and Chinese correspondents pass by. I couldn’t put it down.”
–Michael Meyer, author of In Manchuria and The Last Days of Old Beijing