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Boy in the Twilight
Stories of the Hidden China
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.95

Yu Hua’s populist voice and exquisite wit have made him one of the most celebrated and bestselling writers in China. These visceral, flawlessly crafted stories explore the line between cruelty and warmth on which his country is precariously balanced. 

In the title story, a shopkeeper confronts a child thief and punishes him... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.

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Boy in the Twilight
Stories of the Hidden China
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $24.00

From the acclaimed author of Brothers and To Live: thirteen audacious stories that resonate with the beauty, grittiness, and exquisite irony of everyday life in China.

Yu Hua’s narrative gifts, populist voice, and inimitable wit have made him one of the most celebrated and best-selling writers in China. These flawlessly crafted stories—unflinching... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

Boy in the Twilight
Stories of the Hidden China
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: eBook, 208 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.

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China in Ten Words

Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.00

From one of China’s most acclaimed writers: a unique, intimate look at the Chinese experience over the last several decades.

Framed by ten phrases common in the Chinese vernacular, China in Ten Words uses personal stories and astute analysis to reveal as never before the world’s most populous yet oft-misunderstood nation... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

China in Ten Words

Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: eBook, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.


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January 13, 2015
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The Seventh Day
A Novel
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $25.00

From the acclaimed author of Brothers and To Live: a major new novel that limns the joys and sorrows of life in contemporary China.
 
Yang Fei was born on a moving train. Lost by his mother, adopted by a young switchman, raised with simplicity and love, he is utterly unprepared for the tempestuous changes that await... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

The Seventh Day
A Novel
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $12.99

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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