Think MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA meets FAREWELL MY CONCUBINE - a page-turning, sexy, compelling novel that takes you right inside the world of the Chinese Imperial court A stunning tale of power, love, politics and a world that is lost forever Annchee Min is based in California - speaks perfect English - interviews and profiles on publication
Anchee Min was born in Shanghai in 1957. At seventeen she was sent to a labour collective, where a talent scout for Madame Mao's Shanghai Film Studio recruited her to work as a movie actress. She came to the United States in 1984. Her memoir, RED AZALEA was an international best-seller, with rights sold in twenty countries. Her novels, BECOMING MADAME MAO, KATHERINE and WILD GINGER were published to wonderful reviews and impressive foreign sales.