Legends of the Condor Heroes
About this Series
The epic Chinese classic series, Legends of the Condor Heroes
A fantastical generational saga and kung fu epic from Hong Kong writer Jin Yong, begins with A Hero Born, the classic novel of its time, stretching from the Song Empire (China 1200 AD) to the appearance of a warlord whose name will endure for eternity: Genghis Khan. Filled with an extraordinary cast of characters, this epic fantasy series of magic and wonder, love and passion, treachery and war, betrayal and brotherhood is not to be missed.
“Widely known by his pen name, Jin Yong, his work, in the Chinese-speaking world, has a cultural currency roughly equal to that of ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Star Wars’ combined.” – The New Yorker