This week, we bring you a post inspired by Chinese New Year – recommendations for some of the best Asian-inspired fantasy and science fiction around. Some we suspect will be familiar, some will be brand new, and some will take you by surprise. Gong Xi Fa Cai!
-Reviews along with a list of some Wuxia and Oriental fantasy
-A discussion by The Guardian of three of the best recent Asian fantasy series
-An exhaustive list of fantasy titles from all over the world, sorted by culture or nation
–Wall Street Journal interviews Cixin Liu, author of China’s newest best-selling science fiction book ‘The Three-Body Problem’
Bonus fact: Did you know Chinese New Year festivities actually last for 15 days?