“Actor’s Art & Craft” Named First of “Five Books Every Actor Must Own”

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A new and very kind review from the website ActinginLondon.co.uk (“Your #1 Guide to Becoming a Working Actor in London, LA or NYC”) has named The Actor’s Art and Craft the first of “Five Books Every Actor Must Own.”  Calling the book, … Continued

MSNBC Today calls “Tower Stories” a “Must-read”

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On 9/8/11, Alex Smith and Rick Schindler compiled a list of “Five must-read books about 9/11 and its legacy.” I’m proud to say that my book, Tower Stories: An Oral History of 9/11 was the first book cited. Mr. Smith … Continued

Re: “Tower Stories,” Odyssey Networks interviews Damon for smartphone app

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Odyssey Networks is the nation’s largest multi-faith coalition dedicated to promoting tolerance, peace and social justice through the production and distribution of media. Odyssey’s membership includes over 60 faith groups and organizations. A list of member faith groups and organizations … Continued

Missouri college to do two readings of “Tower Stories” to commemorate September 11th

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East Central College of Union, Missouri will host two nights of readings from my book Tower Stories: An Oral History of 9/11 as part of their commermoration of 9/11, this coming September. Publishers Weekly called Tower Stories: “. . . … Continued

Of “My Two Chinas”: veteran book reviewer says it “must be read.”

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Alan Caruba is a charter member of the National Book Critics Circle and has been reviewing for more than five decades. In his monthly column, Bookviews, Caruba writes about my latest book, “My Two Chinas: The Memoir of a Chinese … Continued

“My Two Chinas”: Canadian reviewer calls it “mesmerizing and important”

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On May 7, 2011, Yvonne Crittenden of the Sudbury Star writes: “This is the story of a very brave man. Baiqiao Tang is one of the best known young Chinese dissidents whose hopes for democracy in China were dashed after … Continued

Popular China-phile site “Kan Zhong Guo” reviews “My Two Chinas”

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Kan Zhong Guo is an independent media firm established in the United States of America as a platform to integrate China into the global village, and to provide the public with an accurate account of modern China. The site says it … Continued

“My Two Chinas” wins excellent Publishers Weekly review

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Publishers Weekly, abbreviated PW, is an American weekly trade news magazine targeted at publishers, librarians, booksellers and literary agents. Published continuously for the past 138 years, it has carried the tagline, “The International News Magazine of Book Publishing and Bookselling.” … Continued

For the Chinese language market, excellent press for “My Two Chinas”

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Some Chinese-language media have begun to report on the release of “My Two Chinas.” Here some of the most recent links: Secret China Epoch Times New Tang Dynasty TV *    *    * About “My Two Chinas: The Memoir of a Chinese … Continued

“Tower Stories” named one of the “500 Best Books You’ll Ever Read”

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Trivia question: What do the following books have in common? Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary  Isak Dinesen’s Out of Africa Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude Voltaire’s Candide Remarque’s All Quiet on the Western Front Vonnegut’s God Bless You, Mr. … Continued

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