Added t.-p. in Chinese.
|Statement||By S. Wells Williams.|
|LC Classifications||PL1455 .W6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||4 p. l., lxxxviii, 440 p. 20 cm.|
|Number of Pages||440|
|LC Control Number||01002495|
A mother and a son converse. He is 16; she is in middle age, married, with a younger son too; but neither husband nor the younger boy make more than glancing appearances in this short, ruthlessly heartbreaking book. The first line of the novel interrupts the mother’s thoughts, like a voice out of nowhere: “Mother dear, Nikolai said.” And so their banter begins, a kind of seamless. Books. Yiyun Li’s brave look at depression and the consoling power of literature. By Imbolo Mbue. Febru Barely a year after I arrived in the United States, I experienced a. Yun Ying Li – Modern Artist from an Ancient Land. Winner of the City of Chicago’s “Top New International Artist” award. From soft colorful lines to writhing torrents of paint and fabric, creative genus flows like paint for Yun Ying Li, one of the most prolific and . Li's debut short story collection, “A Thousand Years of Good Prayers,” won the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award and PEN/Hemingway Award. Her novels include “The Vagrants” and “Kinder Than Solitude.” Her memoir, “Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life,” was published in
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Li Lab postdoctoral fellow Erin McConnell has been awarded the NSERC & L’Oréal-UNESCO Women in Science Supplement. Congratulations to Erin for her fantastic work as a scientist and as a role model for young scientists around the world. Set in a Chinese provincial town named Muddy River, it weaves together the lives of various characters affected in diverse ways by a brutal public execution. The novel received the California Book Award for fiction. In , with Gold Boy, Emerald Girl, Li returned to short stories with a collection set entirely in China. She set out, she has said, to write personal stories not centered on . Visit Scholastic, the world's largest children's book publisher. Whether you need a classic kids book or classroom-proven teaching materials, discover it at Scholastic. Yiyun Li The author of The Vagrants talks about dislocation, relocation, writing about the history of China, and being inspired by Jewish and Irish writers. In The Vagrants, you tell the stories of two young women, Nini and Gu Shan. Nini, especially, is a very unusual character.