Colin Thubron. Author.
Colin Thubron is an award-winning British travel writer and novelist, whose books have encompassed Russia, China and Central Asia. His earliest travel books were about the Middle East, but these were followed by some of his most celebrated works: Among the Russians, which describes a lone journey by car through the old Soviet Union; Behind the Wall (on China), winner of the Hawthornden Prize and Thomas Cook Travel Award; The Lost Heart of Asia, on the newly independent nations of Central Asia; In Siberia and most recently, Shadow of the Silk Road. His books have been translated into more than twenty languages.Add to Lightbox