Author: David Grierson
David Grierson was born in 1950 in Northumberland and brought up in Greater
After teaching music and drama in both state and independent sectors
in the UK for more than twenty five years, he moved to northern
China in August 2000 as part of the set up team for the new British
international school in the city of Tianjin where he remained for three
A second tour of duty took him to a Chinese school in Shenzhen,
Guangdong Province, close to the border with Hong Kong.
He is currently working in an international school back in Tianjin
and, no doubt, gathering material for a further book, improving
his Chinese, and, one sincerely hopes, earning an honest living
as a teacher.
Armed with guide books and dictionary, David enjoys travelling
in particular and life in general.
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