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Tiger moms, star tutors and potato couches

My latest column for the New York Observer.

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Time Traveler

The South China Morning Post asked me to be a guest columnist in their Spring 2013 issue of Encounters. Here’s what I came up with.

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Tight Quarters

The amount of land in Hong Kong (population 7,071, 600) developed for residential use is only slightly larger than Manhattan Island (pop. 1,601,948). It’s crowded here.

From┬ámy “A New Yorker in China” column for the New York Observer.

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Cheap White Guy

This is my first Chinese New Year in Hong Kong and I’ve had a hard time adjusting to one tradition in particular. From the New York Observer.

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I’ll Take Hong Kong

I’m going to be writing a column for the New York Observer. He’s the first, introductory feature-length piece about what drew me to Hong Kong.

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Hip Hong Kong Tailor Shops

Here’s a piece I reported for the radio show, Marketplace:

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Man of War, Paperback Version

To be released, May 28th. Very excited about the new cover. Pre-order here and here and here.

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Ventura County Star Review

Here’s a quick review of Man of War published in the Ventura County Star.

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North Country Public Radio

Here’s a link to an interview I recorded recently for North Country Public Radio.

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My Name is Bond

Here’s a story I reported for the NPR sports show, Only a Game. It’s about horse racing and the role it plays in Hong Kongers’ life.

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