Literature of Asia

Girls Burn Brighter: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250309501
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Published: Flatiron Books - March 5th, 2019

Best Book of the Year: The Washington Post, NPR, Shelf Awareness, Paste, LitHub, Real Simple
2018 Goodreads Choice Awards Finalist: Best Fiction
Longlisted for the 2018 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize

“Incandescent...A searing portrait of what feminism looks like in much of the world.” —Vogue


That We May Live: Speculative Chinese Fiction Cover Image
By Cj Evans (Editor), Sarah Coolidge (Editor), Ge Yan
$16.95
ISBN: 9781949641004
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Published: Two Lines Press - March 10th, 2020

"This remarkable anthology of Chinese speculative fiction offers seven tales of societal responsibility and individual freedom. . . . By turns cryptic and revealing, phantasmagorical and straightforward, these tales balance reality and fantasy on the edge of a knife."--Publishers Weekly, starred review


The Memory Police: A Novel Cover Image
By Yoko Ogawa, Stephen Snyder (Translated by)
$25.95
ISBN: 9781101870600
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Published: Pantheon - August 13th, 2019

*** 2019 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST ***
*** LONGLISTED FOR THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE AND THE 2020 TRANSLATED BOOK AWARD ***
*** NEW YORK TIMES 100 NOTABLE BOOKS OF THE YEAR ***

A haunting Orwellian novel about the terrors of state surveillance, from the acclaimed author of The Housekeeper and the Professor.


1Q84 (Vintage International) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780307476463
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Published: Vintage - January 22nd, 2013

“Murakami is like a magician who explains what he’s doing as he performs the trick and still makes you believe he has supernatural powers . . . But while anyone can tell a story that resembles a dream, it's the rare artist, like this one, who can make us feel that we are dreaming it ourselves.” —The New York Times Book Review
 


The People in the Trees Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345803313
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Published: Anchor - May 6th, 2014

A powerful work of visionary literary fiction from the bestselling author of the Man Booker Prize and National Book Award–nominated modern classic, A Little Life.


Lucky Fish Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781932195583
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Published: Tupelo Press - January 15th, 2011

Poetry. Asian American Studies. LUCKY FISH travels along a lush current--a confluence of leaping vocabulary and startling formal variety, with upwelling gratitude at its source: for love, motherhood, new hope, and the fluid and rich possibilities of words themselves.


The Refugees Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802127365
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Published: Grove Press - January 2nd, 2018

From the author of The Sympathizer, winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, The Refugees is the second piece of fiction from a powerful voice in American letters, praised as "beautiful and heartrending" (Joyce Carol Oates, New Yorker), "terrific" (Chicago Tribune), and "an important and incisive book" (Washington Post)


Red Pill: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780451493712
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Published: Knopf - September 1st, 2020

A 2020 NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK

From the widely acclaimed author of White Tears, a bold new novel about searching for order in a world that frames madness as truth.


Inferno: A Memoir of Motherhood and Madness Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250623713
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - August 4th, 2020

"Inferno is a disturbing and masterfully told memoir, but it’s also an important one that pushes back against powerful taboos. . ." --The New York Times Book Review

"Explosive" --Good Morning America

"Sublime" --Bookpage (starred review)


Vagabonds Cover Image
By Hao Jingfang, Ken Liu (Translated by)
$28.99
ISBN: 9781534422087
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - April 14th, 2020

A century after the Martian war of independence, a group of kids are sent to Earth as delegates from Mars, but when they return home, they are caught between the two worlds, unable to reconcile the beauty and culture of Mars with their experiences on Earth in this spellbinding novel from Hugo Award–winning author Hao Jingfang.