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» Days of back-breaking labour in the desolate boonies, farming for their lives, is a stale cliché concerning the Chinese. Women are no longer under some ring of patriarchal oppression and they contemptuously shun haute couture dresses bedecked with phoenix and dragon embroidery. This is a new and brave China we are talking about -- they are not just crazy rich -- they are China Rich, as Kevin Kwan's second book title aptly coins it.
» Mystery readers could well assume that Linda Fairstein's 14th crime novel, Night Watch, is simply a roman a clef inspired by Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the International Monetary Fund who was accused of sexual assault by a hotel maid.
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