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PAUL FRENCH is a long-time Shanghai resident and the author of the New York Times bestseller Midnight in Peking (Penguin), the true crime story of the murder of a young English woman in 1937. Midnight in Peking was awarded an 'Edgar' by the Mystery Writers of America, and a 'Dagger' by the UK Crime Writers Association. It is currently being developed as a series for TV.


'Rooftops of Shanghai' is included in issue 29 of the Asia Literary Review.

Photo © Lucy Cavender

Contributions to ALR

Fiction - No. 35, Autumn 2018