Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.
What a good writer! He makes the experience of living in Beijing come alive as he teaches in a neighborhood school and lives in a community soon to be destroyed before the... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Ruth Dater
Reading Michael Meyers book gave me a new perspective on China and Beijing. I am planning a trip to China and Beijing this year and this book has given me insights into Chinese... Read morePublished 5 months ago by ckm56monkey
Appreciate the personal insight that the author expressed with his situation. When you encounter another culture, most people want a meaningful dialogue. This is real.Published 6 months ago by Lou
An excellent, comprehensive, and sympathetic look at life in Beijing's traditional hutong.Published 6 months ago by Jonathan Teusink
I'm so glad I found this book. I went to Beijing on business a few years ago, and my office on the 13th floor looked down on a hutong. Read morePublished 7 months ago by LindaT
Recommended by Peter Hessler, so how could it be anything but great?Published 8 months ago by hapaxlegomenon