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Wolf totem

There comes a time in your reading endeavors that an adventure takes precedence over reading speed and content really becomes the king over literature and that is what happened with me when I found this book. 333 more words

Book Reviews

100 Word Review - Wolf Totem

Wolf Totem by Jiang Rong deserves to be on every environmentalists reading list.

Set in the 1970s in Mongolia, but told through the eyes of a Chinese student, Wolf Totem tracks the changing landscape of a country caught in the relentless grip of progress for progress sake. 91 more words


Great modern Chinese novels or The last century in China through Chinese Literature (Part 1)

Written by Paul Gardner.

Chinese literature deserves to be much better known in the West. For this blog I have selected some of my favourite Chinese novels (translated into English) from the last 100 years (and a bit). 1,608 more words