Books that are set in Asia. Some popular settings for Asian books are China, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Japan, Phillipines, Vietnam, Iran, and Thailand

New Releases Tagged "Asia"

The Girl from the Well
Of Metal and Wishes (Of Metal and Wishes, #1)
The Story Hour
The Birth of Korean Cool: How One Nation is Conquering the World Through Pop Culture
The Shadow Hero
The Emperor Far Away: Travels at the Edge of China


  • The Forbidden Game by Dan Washburn
    The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream
    Release date: Jul 15, 2014

    "Strikingly original"
    — The Wall Street Journal

    — The Financial Times

    — The Economist

    "Rigorously reported"
    — Pu…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 14 - Sep 23, 2014
    1 copy available, 28 people requesting
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  • The Descartes Highlands by Eric Gamalinda
    The Descartes Highlands
    Release date: Nov 04, 2014
    Two men, each unaware of the other, share a common family secret: they were sold for adoption by their American father shortly after their births in t…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 04 - Oct 04, 2014
    20 copies available, 227 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • And the Mountains Echoed
    I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
    1Q84 (1Q84, #1-3)
    The Lowland
    A Tale for the Time Being
    China Dolls
    Everything I Never Told You
    Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
    The Orphan Master's Son
    Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
    The Valley of Amazement
    A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
    Crazy Rich Asians
    Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea
    The Story Hour
    Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa SeeThe Good Earth by Pearl S. BuckThe Joy Luck Club by Amy TanShanghai Girls by Lisa SeeThe Kitchen God's Wife by Amy Tan
    Best Novels That Take Place in China
    241 books — 686 voters
    Tao Te Ching by Lao TzuThe Art of War by Sun TzuWild Swans by Jung ChangBalzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai SijieMonkey by Arthur Waley
    Chinese Literature
    168 books — 68 voters

    پیرِ کامل by Umera Ahmedپطرس کے مضامین [Patras Ke Mazameen] by Patras BukhariA Case of Exploding Mangoes by Mohammed HanifPakistan by Anatol LievenSikander by M. Salahuddin Khan
    Best Pakistani Books
    60 books — 80 voters
    Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur GoldenThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniShōgun by James ClavellThe Good Earth by Pearl S. BuckEveryone Burns by John Dolan
    Best books on Asia
    554 books — 377 voters

    The Quiet American by Graham GreeneThe Things They Carried by Tim O'BrienAbsolutely Nothing by Mark A. CooperMatterhorn by Karl MarlantesA Rumor Of War by Philip Caputo
    Cambodia and Vietnam
    122 books — 103 voters
    The God of Small Things by Arundhati RoyA Passage to India by E.M. ForsterA Fine Balance by Rohinton MistryThe Far Pavilions by M.M. KayeThe Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling
    Books Set in India
    237 books — 171 voters

    Memoirs of a Geisha
    Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
    Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea
    The Joy Luck Club
    The Good Earth (House of Earth, #1)
    Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
    The Kite Runner
    The Orphan Master's Son
    Shanghai Girls (Shanghai Girls #1)
    Norwegian Wood
    Kafka on the Shore
    Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
    The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
    A Thousand Splendid Suns
    The God of Small Things

    Kevin Kwan
    Kevin Kwan Crazy Rich Asians
    Ogle the jet-setting, couture-buying, back-stabbing ways of three Chinese families and their gossip-fueled romances in this opulent new satire, Crazy Rich Asians.
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    Tiziano Terzani
    Una volta avevamo il tempo di cercare la pace. Oggi non più.
    Tiziano Terzani, In Asia

    Mahatma Gandhi
    Among the many misdeeds of British rule in India, history will look upon the Act which deprived a whole nation of arms as the blackest.
    Mahatma Gandhi

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    Water for Urban Areas: Challenges and Perspectives (Juha I. Uitto & Asit K. Biswas, eds.)
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