Atop the fabled mountain of Lushan, celebrated for its temples, capricious mists and plunging ravines, perches a boarding school for the children of British missionaries. As the parents pursue their calling to bring the gospel to China’s most remote provinces, ten-year-old Henrietta S. Robertson discovers that she has been singled out for a divine calling of her own.
In A Land Of Paper Gods was shortlisted for the RSL Michael Ondaatje Prize 2017 and selected as a Red Book of the Year 2016, an Observer Fiction Highlight for 2016 and one of Elle's Best New Books for 2016.
Also available in e-book
Published by Tinder Press, January, 2016