Mar 20, 2013 — Jean-Marie Blas de Robles' novel Where Tigers Are at Home won France's 2008 Prix Medicis. It's now out in English, and reviewer Alan Cheuse says it will appeal to readers who like the complexity of Umberto Eco, with "an adventure plot straight out of Michael Crichton."
Aug 12, 2006 — John Pomfret went to college in China. In 1981, that was a rare experience for an American. Pomfret — now a journalist — has since checked on five former classmates for the book Chinese Lessons.