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Author Hua, Yu, 1930-

Title Boy in the twilight : stories of the hidden China / Yu Hua ; Translated from the Chinese by Allan H. Barr.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, 2014.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Fiction - WOLY-11  FICTION HUA    AVAILABLE
Edition First American Edition
Description vii, 195 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Originally published in Chinese as Huanghun li de nanhai.
Contents Translator's Note -- No Name of my Own -- Boy in the Twilight -- Why There Was No Music -- Victory -- Appendix -- Mid-air Collisions -- On the Bridge -- Sweltering Summer -- Timid as a Mouse -- Their Son -- The Skipping-and-stepping Game -- -- Why do I Have to Get Married? -- Friends.
Summary Presents thirteen tales about the sorrows, joys, and constants of modern China, including the story of an awkward youth who uses the perks of his government to court two women and a couple who toils in factories only to learn that their son has been wasting their money.
Subject China -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Short stories.
Added Author Barr, Allan Hepburn, translator.
Added Title Huanghun li de nanhai. English
ISBN 9780307379368

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