Linda Jaivin

Linda is the author of twelve books, including seven novels. Her latest book, the nonfiction The Shortest History of China, was named the top book on China in 2021 by fivebooks.com; published in the US and UK as well, it is being translated into Greek, Italian, Russian, Japanese and a number of other languages including (Taiwan) Chinese. She is also a prolific essayist, cultural commentator, film subtitler (translating Chinese films), and co-editor of the China Story Yearbook.