Mark Govier


Mark Govier was born in the UK. With a degree in Chinese Politics, his extensive travels included six months mainly in the western provinces of China. An accomplished writer with a number of articles and a range of poetry published in magazines and journals, he has written several plays which have been performed in London, however The Trials of Nian Gao is his debut novel.

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The Trials of Nian Gao
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: British English. Published: October 2, 2012 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A tale of resistance, and escape... The Author delves into the depths of the human mind,creating an incredible journey into the future. When Nian is imprisoned, part of his sentence is the excision of part of his brain. Released back into the Empire, his mind is not the same, it works differently...