A Q&A with Rebecca Mackenzie

July 28, 2016

Today we publish IN A LAND OF PAPER GODS in paperback, the story of precocious Etta and her childhood spent in a Chinese boarding school for the children of British missionaries. This is a novel that received outstanding reviews when we first published …


IN A LAND OF PAPER GODS at Pages of Hackney

March 29, 2016

Last Thursday night saw Rebecca Mackenzie read from her book, In a Land of Paper Gods – a debut which, if you’ve been within five feet of me over the last nine months you will know is something of a favourite. The event took place at the warm and welco …

@ SOAS Library, China Inland Mission, Chefoo School Papers

Rebecca Mackenzie talks about her inspiration for IN A LAND OF PAPER GODS

January 21, 2016

A story of a child far from home and caught between two cultures, IN A LAND OF PAPER GODS marries exuberant imagination with sharp pathos, and introduces Rebecca Mackenzie as a striking and original new voice. Here, Rebecca shares her author’s note abo …