Posts Tagged ‘China’

The Fat Years – Chan Koonchung

 Translated from the Chinese by Michael S. Duke Five words from the blurb: China, truth, memory, cheerfulness, world The Fat […]

Empire of the Sun – JG Ballard

Winner of 1984 James Tait Black Memorial Prize Shortlisted for 1984 Booker Prize Five words from the blurb: Shanghai, British, […]

Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother – Xinran

  Translated from Chinese by Nicky Harman A million female foetuses are aborted and tens of thousands of baby girls are […]

Three Sisters – Bi Feiyu

 Winner of 2010 Man Asian Literary Prize Translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt and Sylvia Li-chun Lin Five words from the […]

Wolf Totem – Jiang Rong

 Winner 2007 Man Asian Literary Prize Translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt I bought a copy of Wolf Totem after I […]

The Boat to Redemption – Su Tong

 Winner of the Man Asian Literary Prize 2009 Translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt The Boat to Redemption focuses […]