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Chan Koonchung was born in Shanghai and raised in Hong Kong. He has previously written several works of non-fiction, a novel and short stories. The Fat Years is his first novel to be translated into English. In 1976 Chan founded the influential City magazine in Hong Kong, where he was editor-in-chief and then publisher for 23 years. He lives in Beijing.

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The Fat Years

Written by Koonchung Chan
Translated by David Tse


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.00

An entire month has gone missing from Chinese records. No one has any memory of it, and no one seems to care except for a small circle of friends who will stop at nothing to get to the bottom of the sinister cheerfulness and amnesia that have possessed the nation. When... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

The Fat Years
A Novel
Written by Koonchung Chan


Format: eBook, 240 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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