Once upon a time in the East : a story of growing up (eBook, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Once upon a time in the East : a story of growing up

Once upon a time in the East : a story of growing up

Author: Xiaolu Guo
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Xiaolu Guo meets her parents for the first time when she is almost seven. This book takes Xiaolu from a run-down shack to film school in a rapidly changing Beijing. In 2002 she leaves Beijing on a  Read more...

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Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Xiaolu Guo
ISBN: 9781473524309 147352430X
OCLC Number: 1124302317
Awards: Short-listed for Costa Biography Award 2018 (UK)
Short-listed for Jhalak Prize 2018 (UK)
Short-listed for The Folio Prize 2018 (UK)
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Responsibility: Xiaolu Guo.


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Stunning...This book will make your jaw drop, then clench in anger. -- Helen Brown * Telegraph * Guo is rebellious, flamboyant and fundamentally optimistic...fascinating. -- Stuart Kelly * Scotland Read more...

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