Saturday, February 27, 2010

The New York Times Book Review joins the chorus of great reviews of COUNTRY DRIVING by Peter Hessler


“Revelations occur on a daily basis” in the People’s Republic, Hessler confides. But “one of the most important discoveries is the fact that the Chinese share this sensation. The place changes too fast; nobody can afford to be overconfident in his knowledge, and there’s always some new situation to figure out.”