I mostly sell my writing to Americans, who appear to appreciate it more. I prefer American literature to British or New Zealand literature (though I highly rate Alan Duff and Janet Frame) .
I think American writers pay more attention to style, shorter and harder, and I think their readers are less easy to shock, plus they tolerate less bullshit.
Here is a review from an American guy, older, who probably at least has been to China:
Contrast this to a younger English girl who has a blog called Book and Tea:
You can almost hear the cruel crunching of the cucumber sandwiches.