Results for General Fiction + 1980s & '90s, set in China

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  • Pow!
    Mo Yan
    Hardcover: 01/15/2013
     
    In this novel by the 2012 Nobel Laureate in Literature, a benign old monk listens to a prospective novice...
  • The Surrendered
    Chang-rae Lee
    Paperback: 03/01/2011
     
    A stunning story about how love and war inalterably change the lives of those they touch, The Surrendered is ...
  • Brothers : A Novel
    Yu Hua
    Paperback: 01/05/2010
     
    A bestseller in China, recently short-listed for the Man Asian Literary Prize, and a winner of France’s ...
  • Beijing Coma : A Novel
    Ma Jian
    Paperback: 06/09/2009
     
    At once a powerful allegory of a rising China, racked by contradictions, and a seminal examination of the ...
  • Heaven Lake
    John Dalton
    Paperback: 03/08/2005
     
    Heaven Lake is about many things: China, God, passion, friendship, travel, even the reckless smuggling of ...
  • Soul Mountain
    Gao Xingjian
    Paperback: 11/01/2001
     
    A man's search for meaning -- in life, in the journey -- turns up the possibility that there may be no meaning...
  • The Bridegroom : Stories
    Ha Jin
    Paperback: 09/01/2001
     
    Reversals, transformations, and surprises abound in these assured stories. Parables for our times--with a hint...

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