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  • The Valley of Amazement
    Amy Tan
    Paperback: 07/15/2014
     
    A sweeping, evocative epic of two women's intertwined fates and their search for identity, that moves from the...
  • Pearl of China : A Novel
    Anchee Min
    Paperback: 03/29/2011
     
    From the bestselling author of Red Azalea and Empress Orchid comes the powerful story of the friendship of a ...
  • Under Fishbone Clouds : A Novel
    Sam Meekings
    Hardcover: 12/07/2010
     
    Sam Meekings's remarkable debut novel showcases his luminous, poetic writing, as well as insights that belong ...
  • Snow Falling in Spring : Coming of Age in China During the Cultural Revolution
    Moying Li
    Paperback: 03/16/2010
     
    This inspiring memoir following the Author from age twelve to twenty-two, illuminating a complex, dark time in...
  • Shanghai Girls : A Novel
    Lisa See
    Paperback: 02/02/2010
     
    Pearl and May are sisters, living carefree lives in Shanghai, the Paris of Asia. But when Japanese bombs fall...
  • The Eye of Jade : A Mei Wang Mystery
    Diane Wei Liang
    Paperback: 04/07/2009
     
    The first novel in an exhilarating new detective series, The Eye of Jade is both a thrilling mystery and ...
  • The Last Empress
    Anchee Min
    Paperback: 04/07/2008
     
    The last decades of the nineteenth century were a violent period in China’s history, ultimately ending in...

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