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Duncan Jepson

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Duncan Jepson is the award-winning director, producer and writer of five feature films. He also produced documentaries for Discovery Channel Asia and National Geographic Channel. He was the editor of the Asia-based fashion magazine West East and a founder and managing editor of Asia Literary Review. He is a social commentator on Asia and regularly writes for The New York Times, Publishing Perspectives and South China Morning Post. A lawyer by profession, he lives in Hong Kong.

His first novel, All the Flowers in Shanghai was a bestseller. He also co-storied the graphic novel, Darkness outside the Night with Xie Peng and is currently writing a crime series due to be published by Quercus. The first title, Emperors Once More will be published i
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Duncan Jepson Giok Ping wrote: "Hi Duncan,
Check out my debut 10276 in Two Months : A Novel: An Unlikely Facebook Love
I met you at the writers' symposium. Thank you for your sound advice and your generosity to share your experie..."



Hi Giok Ping,

Congratulations, that's wonderful news. I will get a copy. Very glad to be of some help.

Cheers,

Duncan


Giok Ping Ang Hi Duncan,
Check out my debut 10276 in Two Months : A Novel: An Unlikely Facebook Love
I met you at the writers' symposium. Thank you for your sound advice and your generosity to share your experience as a writer. I learned a lot from you.
sincerely,
Giok Ping Ang


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