Sarah Bird

Filipa Rodrigues

Austin novelist Sarah Bird has been writing for a while . Long enough to become beloved in Austin and build a loyal following for her fun, easy stories with an Austin flair. But this month, Sarah Bird's about to ruin her reputation. Her new novel, Above the East China Sea looks at life from a completely different perspective. "I consciously started off to write this book based on trying to understand some of the experiences I had. I'm 64 now, I'm at an age where the great mystery is no longer...