Apologies To My Readers (HarperCollins, 2013) is the eagerly awaited debut by legendary China expat Rich McConnell. McConnell also paints, plays the zither and even writes. Read an exclusive extract here.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – The New Yorker’s conservative image has been shattered by revelations of wild, all-night bridge-playing sessions.
HONG KONG (China Daily Show) – A US contractor who leaked details about classified US spy programs has surprised even hardened Asian analysts, after acquiring a local girlfriend just weeks after arriving in Hong Kong.
XIAN (China Daily Show) – Brothels and erotic scrolls belonging to a previously undocumented ruling dynasty have been sensationally unearthed in Central China, experts say.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – A new version of foreign sci-fi flick Cloud Atlas has been radically improved by China’s State Administration for Radio, Film and Television (SARFT).
SHANGHAI (China Daily Show) – 23-year-old Zhang Lulu today completed his long assimilation into becoming the male counterpart of his 24-year-old girlfriend, Ting Tong.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – An English student regrets drunkenly sabotaging her language partnership with an American filmmaker by sleeping with him.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – A Hefei courtroom has found Bo Xilai’s wife Gu Kulai guilty of murder – and pinned the blame on her secret male sex organs.
DONGGUAN (China Daily Show) – In a move that has stunned long-time observers, notably lissom arm-candy Jiang Bingfling, 16, has been been promoted to the Beijing Premier Division.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – A middle-aged US male has struck romantic gold, after visiting China and discovering he is actually remarkably handsome.