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  • The Art of Hearing Heartbeatsby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Other Press 2012; US$ 14.95

    A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1950s and the present.  When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his wife nor his daughter Julia has any idea where he might be…until they find a love letter he wrote many years ago, to a Burmese... more...

  • A Well-Tempered Heartby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Birlinn 2014; US$ 5.99

    Almost ten years have passed since Julia Win came back from Burma, her father's native country. Though she is a successful Manhattan lawyer, her private life is at a crossroads; her boyfriend recently left her, she has suffered a miscarriage, and she is, despite her wealth, unhappy with her professional life. Julia is lost and exhausted. One day, in... more...

  • Whispering Shadowsby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Atria / 37 Ink 2015; US$ 11.99

    In this first book of the Rising Dragon series, “explore a side of Hong Kong tourists rarely experience” ( Kirkus Reviews ) as an expat journalist tries to crack a murder case in the “darkly beautiful, heart-wrenching” ( Booklist, starred review) thriller set in China from the internationally bestselling author of The Art of Hearing Heartbeats .... more...

  • Whispering Shadowsby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Birlinn 2015; US$ 5.99

    An absorbing mystery set in a Hong Kong tourists only glimpse. .. vivid and knowing' - Joseph Kanon 'Equal parts crime thriller, romance and view of China's Cultural Revolution, this novel is at its heart, a story about the burden of survival. It packs a punch' - Publishers Weekly 'Sendker's enthralling tale effortlessly weaves two narrative strands... more...

  • The Language of Solitudeby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Atria / 37 Ink 2017; US$ 11.99

    This “vivid, fascinating, and haunting look at today’s China” ( Library Journal , starred review) and highly anticipated sequel to the “darkly beautiful, heart-wrenching” ( Booklist ) Whispering Shadows features a brooding German-American expat who is struggling to begin a new life—only to find himself embroiled in an investigation that could have... more...

  • Dragon Gamesby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Birlinn 2016; US$ 5.99

    Hong Kong. American journalist Paul and his Chinese girlfriend face a crisis. A troubling letter arrives from mainland China from Christine's long lost brother and they feel compelled to come to his rescue. There they find a village in turmoil and her brother's life in disarray. Their dangerous quest for justice begins in twenty-first century China... more...

  • Dragon Gamesby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Birlinn 2016; US$ 5.99

    Hong Kong. American journalist Paul and his Chinese girlfriend face a crisis. A troubling letter arrives from mainland China from Christine's long lost brother and they feel compelled to come to his rescue. There they find a village in turmoil and her brother's life in disarray. Their dangerous quest for justice begins in twenty-first century China... more...

  • A Well-Tempered Heartby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Birlinn 2014; US$ 5.99

    Almost ten years have passed since Julia Win came back from Burma, her father's native country. Though she is a successful Manhattan lawyer, her private life is at a crossroads; her boyfriend recently left her, she has suffered a miscarriage, and she is, despite her wealth, unhappy with her professional life. Julia is lost and exhausted. One day, in... more...

  • Whispering Shadowsby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Birlinn 2015; US$ 5.99

    An absorbing mystery set in a Hong Kong tourists only glimpse. .. vivid and knowing' - Joseph Kanon 'Equal parts crime thriller, romance and view of China's Cultural Revolution, this novel is at its heart, a story about the burden of survival. It packs a punch' - Publishers Weekly 'Sendker's enthralling tale effortlessly weaves two narrative strands... more...

  • The Far Side of the Nightby Jan-Philipp Sendker

    Birlinn 2019; US$ 5.99

    During a trip to China, Paul and Christine experience the nightmare of every parent: their four year old son is kidnapped. They are reunited after a few hours but the kidnappers, very powerful people in today’s China with close contacts to the police, dearly want the child back. The only safe place for the family is the US embassy in Beijing, but... more...