Wendy Law-Yone

Wendy Law-Yone was born in Mandalay, and Burma is the backdrop to all of her novels – The Coffin Tree, Irrawaddy Tango, and The Road to Wanting. Her first non-fiction book is a memoir of her father E M Law-Yone, the founder of Burma’s leading English-language newspaper The Nation, who was imprisoned by the military junta.