Ah, Xiaolu, you are so big now Then I heard my grandmother speaking behind the woman, This is your mother, call her mother I stared at the woman, perplexed Xiaolu Guo meets her parents for the first time when she is six They are strangers to her When Xiaolu is born her parents hand her over
A poetic and unflinching fable about tyranny, guilt, and the erasure of history, by the banned Chinese writer hailed as China s Solzhenitsyn.In seven dream like episodes, Ma Jian charts the psychological disintegration of a Chinese provincial leader who is haunted by nightmares of his violent
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Award winning translator and author Ken Liu presents a collection of short speculative fiction from China Some stories have won awards some have been included in various Year s Best anthologies some have been well reviewed by critics and readers and some are simply Ken s personal favorites.
Broken Stars, edited by multi award winning writer Ken Liu translator of the bestselling and Hugo Award winning novel The Three Body Problem by acclaimed Chinese author Cixin Liu is his second thought provoking anthology of Chinese short speculative fiction Following Invisible Planets, Liu has
On a quest to explain how and why his father mysteriously disappeared twenty years ago, a writer embarks on an epic journey in search of a stolen bicycle and soon finds himself immersed in the strangely overlapping histories of the Japanese military during World War II, Lin Wang, the oldest elephant
One of the most raved about works of translated fiction this year Jonathan Sturgeon, Flavorwire Frontier opens with the story of Liujin, a young woman heading out on her own to create her own life in Pebble Town, a somewhat surreal place at the base of Snow Mountain where wolves roam the streets
The reality of life in China today contrasts with the sunny optimism of the Chinese dream in this gripping, gruesome dystopia from one of the masters of modern Chinese literature Jung Chang One dusk in early June, in a town deep in the Balou mountains, fourteen year old Li Niannian notices that
Inspired by the secret life of the author s grandmother, Lotus follows a young woman torn between past traditions and modern desires as she carves out a life for herself in China s City of Sins Standing outside the Moonflower Massage Parlor with three other girls, Lotus flashed her red smile at
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In the bold tradition of the Misty Poets, Ha Jin confronts China s fraught political history while paying tribute to its rich culture and landscape The poems of A Distant Center speak in a voice that is steady and direct, balancing contemplative longing with sober warnings from a writer who has
Twenty Five Hundred years ago, Sun Tzu wrote this classic book of military strategy based on Chinese warfare and military thought Since that time, all levels of military have used the teaching on Sun Tzu to warfare and civilization have adapted these teachings for use in politics, business and
A lucid translation of the well known Taoist classic by a leading scholar now in a Shambhala Pocket Library edition Written than two thousand years ago, the Tao Teh Ching, or The Classic of the Way and Its Virtue, is one of the true classics of the world of spiritual literature.
The Three Body Problem is the first chance for English speaking readers to experience the Hugo Award winning phenomenon from China s most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin Set against the backdrop of China s Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to
The story of three generations in twentieth century China that blends the intimacy of memoir and the panoramic sweep of eyewitness history a bestselling classic in thirty languages with than ten million copies sold around the world, now with a new introduction from the author An engrossing
For than a century and a half, Dream of the Red Chamber has been recognized in China as the greatest of its novels, a Chinese Romeo and Juliet love story and a portrait of one of the world s great civilizations Chi chen Wang s translation is skillful and accurate.
From the author of Brothers and China in Ten Words this celebrated contemporary classic of Chinese literature was also adapted for film by Zhang Yimou This searing novel, originally banned in China but later named one of that nation s most influential books, portrays one man s transformation from