The Tree That Bleeds: A Uighur Town on the Edge by Nick Holdstock
In 1997 a small town in a remote part of China was shaken by violent protests that led to the imposition of martial law. Some said it was a peaceful demonstration that was brutally suppressed by the government; others that it was an act of terrorism. When Nick Holdstock arrived in 2001, the town was still bitterly divided.
I’ve heard good things about this book? Well, I suppose the events that occur in this book would hit close to home. Also, I follow the author on Twitter and he seems cool.