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New Book, 99 Ways to Die, Drops in October!

Posted by on Sep 23, 2018 in Asia, Asian American, Books by Ed Lin, Featured, Taiwan, Writing | 0 comments

New Book, 99 Ways to Die, Drops in October!

Well, it’s been four years, and so I figured I’d write another post. As you can guess, there’s a new book along with a new trailer. 99 Ways to Die drops Oct. 9. I have a few events coming up, so check out my updated events tab! If you’re in New York on Oct. 11, it would be great to see you at the night-market book launch! Publishers Weekly summed it all up in a starred review for 99 Ways to Die: At the start of Lin’s stellar third Taipei Night Market novel (after...

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My West by Southwest Book Tour: The Film

Posted by on Oct 22, 2014 in Books by Ed Lin, Celebrities, Ed, Featured, Ghosts, Readings, Taiwan, Writing | 8 comments

My West by Southwest Book Tour: The Film

Me and Barry Freaking Gifford! This what I did for the readings for Ghost Month. I flew out to the Bay Area and then took Greyhound buses to Los Angeles, Phoenix, Houston and New Orleans–and I lived to tell the tale and show it, too. Check it...

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New Book Plus Book Tour

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Asia, Books by Ed Lin, Ed, Featured, Ghosts, Taiwan | 0 comments

New Book Plus Book Tour

Word has been out about Ghost Month for a while, but here I am lagging the prepub reviewers. Well, shucks, this Taipei-based mystery is my best-reviewed book yet, garnering stars from both Publishers Weekly and Library Journal! Check out the trailer I made here: I can’t describe the book any better than PW: “For a guy who scoffs at the ghosts revered by so many of his fellow Taiwanese, droll everyman Jing-nan, a night-market food stall manager, ironically finds himself spending...

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