Evan Osnos is an American journalist and author, known for his work as a staff writer at The New Yorker, where he covers politics and foreign affairs. He won the National Book Award for Nonfiction in 2014 for his book 'Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China,' which explores the complexities of modern China. Osnos has also contributed to a range of other publications and is recognized for his in-depth reporting and analysis.
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"Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China" is a vivid exploration of contemporary China. The book delves into the lives of everyday citizens, from dissidents to entrepreneurs, and their pursuit of wealth, freedom, and faith amidst the country's rapid modernization. It provides an in-depth look into the country's socio-political landscape, including its struggles with censorship and corruption, as well as the aspirations and challenges faced by its people in the face of change.