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Miss Chopsticks

Author: Xinran
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From the author of the bestselling The Good Women of China comes the uplifting story of three sisters who, like so many migrant workers in today's China, leave their peasant community to seek their fortune in the big city. The Li sisters don't have much education, but one thing has been drummed into them: their mother is a failure because she hasn't managed to produce a son, and they themselves only merit a number  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Xinran
ISBN: 9780701180416 0701180412 0701180420 9780701180423
OCLC Number: 85829321
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese; Chinese uniform title not available.
Description: ix, 257 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Xinran ; translated by Esther Tyldesley.

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Written by the author of "The Good Women of China", this work presents a story of three sisters who, like so many migrant workers in China, leave their peasant community to seek their fortune in the  Read more...

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