This was a second travelogue written by Guy Delisle after Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea. The plot is almost identical to Pyongyang. Guy Delisle goes to Shenzhen, China to work on an animation project for 3 months. But unlike Pyongyang, Shenzhen: A Travelogue from China is totally devoid of any political snippets. The only thing Delisle writes in his travelogue is about the cultural shock experienced by him on his 3 months long stay in China.
I would rather recommend reading Burma Chronicles first if you have never read anything by Delisle. Then perhaps Pyongyang and Shenzhen; in no particular order.
Even though this book has less depth than Burma Chronicles, in my opinion it is still better than Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea.
One consistent thing you will find in all of his works is that humor is very good and you would actually laugh out loud at least a couple of times while reading each of them.
And the most important part is that his sketches are exceptional. Even if you are not into these type of stories, the books are more than worth to look at to admire his art.4 stars.