Andrew Matthews was in Hong Kong in the fall of 2010 promoting his newest book, “Happiness in Hard Times”. He was interviewed by the South China Morning Post, RTHK Radio 3's "The Naked Lunch", on CNN's World Business Today, Hong Kong Economic Time's Management Page, American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong's biz.hk magazine and Mindmag magazine.

He also spoke to various groups such as the American Chamber of Commerce, Singapore International School of Hong Kong, the Nursing Association of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Language Department of the University of Hong Kong, the Language Department of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and secondary schools.

In Happiness in Hard Times, Andrew shares the secrets of happy achievers and how they deal with work, worry, money, failure, friendships and family. Andrew Matthews' book is perfect for these uncertain times. So often we look for happiness in a high paying job, by working crazy hours or by marrying someone rich. In his book, Happiness in Hard Times Andrew Matthews explains, "Happy people have more than just money, they have certain strategies for overcoming disappointment, for achieving personal satisfaction and peace of mind."

The book features 15 inspiring stories of individuals who conquered their own challenges " bouncing back from either drug abuse, financial hardship, business collapse, life-threatening illnesses, failed relationships or chronic depression”.

Andrew Matthews' books are published in 37 different languages with sales of over 6 million copies. He has appeared on 3,000 radio and TV programs on four continents in the past 20 years.

His other books include: Follow Your Heart, Being Happy! Happiness in a Nutshell, Being a Happy Teen, and Happiness Now!

Please note that a real “best-selling author” must sell two million copies of their book to be considered a true “best seller”.