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Lost on a Red Minibus to Taipo[1]
Author Mr. Pizza
Original title 那夜凌晨,我坐上了旺角開往大埔的紅van
Country Hong Kong
Language Mixed Hong Kong Cantonese and Standard Chinese
Genre science fiction
Publication date
1st version: 16 February 2012
2nd version: 18 July 2012
Media type 1st version: Online
2nd version: Print

Lost on a Red Minibus to Taipo[1] (Chinese: 那夜凌晨,我坐上了旺角開往大埔的紅van) is a web science fiction written by the Hongkongese netizen Mr. Pizza. It was originally serialised in Hong Kong, between 16 February 2012 and May 2012 in Hong Kong Golden Forum. The release of the first half novel was on 18 July 2012, the first day of 2012 Hong Kong Book Fair. [1]

The fiction follows the passages and the driver of the red van travelling from Mong Kok to Tai Po, having moved to a mysterious universe via Lion Rock Tunnel.

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A Red Van in Kowloon

Van is a colloquial name of public light bus in Hong Kong and red vans are public light bus running non-scheduled services and not tightly regulated.[2] Route between Tai Po and Mong Kok runs at night and famous for driving over the speed limit.[3][4]

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Main character Ah-Chi lives in Tai Wo Estate

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Connie Mak[edit]

Ye Ye Chi Chan (Chinese: 夜夜癡纏)

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