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Twenty fragments of a ravenous youth

Author: Xiaolu Guo
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st ed. in the U.SView all editions and formats
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Determined to seek her fortune in Beijing, Fenfang Wang leaves her rural farm to travel 1,800 miles to pursue her dreams in the city where, setting out to live a modern life, she lands a job as a film extra, falls under the spell of two unsuitable young men, and finally finds her true calling in an unexpected place.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Xiaolu Guo
ISBN: 9780385525923 0385525923
OCLC Number: 185032527
Description: 167 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Xiaolu Guo.
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Determined to seek her fortune in Beijing, Fenfang Wang leaves her rural farm to travel 1,800 miles to pursue her dreams in the city where, setting out to live a modern life, she lands a job as a film extra, falls under the spell of two unsuitable young men, and finally finds her true calling in an unexpected place.

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