Xu Xi


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Hong Kong, Hong Kong
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XU XI is the author’s pinyin* short form name which is also her byline, but she is most assuredly not the following beings with the same pinyin name: a Chinese painter & sculptor; the author of tomes about acupuncture; a nationalist or a dissident-in-exile of any nation-state; a reality TV show host in some special economic zone or on YouTube; an Academic in any Intellectual Discipline, real or imagined, as capitalized by Pooh or some other friendly wild thing. She has however had three legal English names (as well as several best left unnamed of dubious legal quality) and strives assiduously not to acquire any others.

However, she really is the author of thirteen books, including five novels, six collections of short fiction & essay
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Average rating: 3.68 · 590 ratings · 94 reviews · 26 distinct works
Habit of a Foreign Sky

3.29 avg rating — 70 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Dear Hong Kong: An Elegy to...

3.42 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
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Hong Kong Rose

3.95 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 1997 — 4 editions
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The Unwalled City

3.18 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
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Access

4.27 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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History's Fiction: Stories ...

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3.92 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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Evanescent Isles: From My C...

3.94 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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That Man in Our Lives

3.60 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2016 — 2 editions
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Overleaf Hong Kong

3.67 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2005 — 2 editions
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Chinese Walls & Daughters o...

3.50 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1996
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