The Expat Files: Behind the crime scenes with best-selling author John Burdett

In Coconuts’ “The Expat Files,” writer Jim Algie picks the brains of the most famous — and infamous — foreigners in Thailand. Before publishing the bestseller Bangkok 8 and five more books in the series, author John Burdett lived a life of novel-worthy plot twists among the downtrodden and the marginalized, the criminal underclass and the upper ...

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Shoot to Swill: Smalls owner David Jacobson’s journey from celeb photographer to bar pioneer

Shoot to Swill: Smalls owner David Jacobson’s journey from celeb photographer to bar pioneer

In Coconuts’ “The Expat Files,” writer Jim Algie picks the brains of the most famous — and infamous — foreigners in Thailand. Considering all the celebs that bar owner...

The Expat Files: Celebrity English teacher Andrew Biggs talks about life in Thailand

The Expat Files: Celebrity English teacher Andrew Biggs talks about life in Thailand

In Coconuts’ “The Expat Files,” writer Jim Algie picks the brains of the most famous — and infamous — foreigners in Thailand. Andrew Biggs is arguably the most...

New in Theaters: Cute internet idol turns psychotic, Steve Jobs remade

New in Theaters: Cute internet idol turns psychotic, Steve Jobs remade

NATCHA ON FILM — This week’s Thai films continue to be subpar as usual, but at least they keep surprising us with bad plots. The Thai trend of “internet idols” and their...


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