A Chinese bestseller that intrigues and interweaves

Decoded. By Mai Jia. Penguin, €18.90. Reviewed by Ruth Gilligan.

26th January, 2014
Mai Jia: his novel, Decoded, was written 12 years ago, sold five million copies and spawned film and TV adaptations, but has only now been translated into English.


**By** Mai Jia

**Penguin,** €18.90

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