Alan Paul is the author Big In China (Harper) a memoir about raising three American children in Beijing and forming Woodie Alan, an award-winning blues band with three Chinese musicians. Ivan Reitman's Montecito Pictures has optioned the film rights.
this is supposed to be so easy to use but I can't figure out how to delete the typo-laden first post I made and replace it with the edited version now in the archives. Maybe it was hsomething to do with my first actual sleepless night. Or not. More soon.