Books by Robert Elegant

BIANCA by Robert Elegant
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2000

"Ultimately more satisfying as history than as fiction."
(Bianca's first US appearance came courtesy of Sinclair-Stevenson, dist. by Trafalgar. Read full book review >
LAST YEAR IN HONG KONG by Robert Elegant
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1997

"More a work of political punditry—admittedly sound and persuasive—than a lyrical celebration of love and romance."
From veteran writer Elegant (Bianca, 1992, etc.), a novel that gives star billing to Hong Kong and the upcoming Chinese takeover rather than to the pair of lovers whose creaky love story is ostensibly its subject. Read full book review >
BIANCA by Robert Elegant
Released: Nov. 1, 1992

"Ultimately more satisfying as history than as fiction."
The first book in The Venetian Chronicles, in which the prolific Elegant (Pacific Destiny, 1990; Mandarin, 1983) turns from previously favored Asia to Renaissance Italy and the glorious Republic of Venice in turbulent times, leaving much to be desired. Read full book review >