For eight groundbreaking
years, Xinran presented a nightly radio
programme in China called Words on the
Night Breeze, during which she invited
women to call in and talk about themselves.
Her first book, The Good Women of China,
is the story of how she reached out to women
across the country, despite the restrictions
imposed on Chinese journalists. She reveals
stories of inconceivable suffering; forced
marriages, sexual abuse, repression...Yet
above all her stories reveal how love
survives; that despite cruelty, despite
politics, the female urge to nurture and
cherish remains - Sky Burial is a
novelization of one of the stories she was
Xinran says "Chinese women had always ...
Become a Member
and discover your next great read!
Win the book & DVD
Enter to win The World of Poldark and the full first series on DVD.
Solve this clue:
and be entered to win..
Visitors can view some of BookBrowse for free. Full access is for members only.
Your guide toexceptional books
BookBrowse seeks out and recommends books that we believe to be best in class. Books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, that will expand your mind and challenge you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.