Search Results: "Zhaoyan Ye"


BOOK REVIEW

NANJING 1937 by Zhaoyan Ye
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2003

"A moving and fascinating account of tragic love, narrated with a minimum of sentimentality and a good sense of history well captured in the fluid, unobtrusive translation."
Celebrated Nanjing novelist Ye Zhaoyan makes his US debut with a romance set against the backdrop of the 1937 Japanese invasion of China. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY
Released: Sept. 4, 2008

"A worthy addition to the growing canon of Cultural Revolution literature. (Autobiography. YA)"
This abridged version of the author's adult autobiography, A Leaf in Bitter Wind (1998), brings the horror of Mao Zedong's Cultural Revolution to vivid life by combining clean prose with gritty detail. Read full book review >