Invisible Planets: Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in Translation

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 Ma

China Dream

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 past

I Am China

In a flat above a noisy north London market, translator Iona Kirkpatrick starts work on a Chinese letter Dearest Mu, The sun is piercing, old bastard sky I am feeling empty and bare Nothing is in my soul, apart from the image of you I am writing to you from a place I cannot tell you about yet

Death Fugue

Published for the first time in English by Giramondo, Death Fugue is the bold attempt by a prominent Chinese novelist to confront the legacy of protest and suppression which haunts her generation Sheng Keyi was born in Hunan province in 1973 and lives in Beijing Death Fugue is her sixth novel, and