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Three brothers - memories of my family Three brothers - memories of my family

"In this heartfelt, intimate memoir, Yan Lianke brings the reader into his childhood home in Song County in Henan Province, painting a vivid portrait of rural China in the 1960s and '70s and chronicling the extraordinary lives of his father and uncles, as well as his own. Yan's parents are so poor that they can only afford to use wheat flour on New Year and festival days, and as a child he dreams of fried scallion buns, and once steals from his father to buy a sesame seed cake. Yan yearns to lea

May 26, 2020
Rebel Cinderella - from rags to riches to radical, the epic journey of Rose Pastor Stokes Rebel Cinderella - from rags to riches to radical, the epic journey of Rose Pastor Stokes

"From the bestselling author of King Leopold's Ghost and Spain in Our Hearts comes the astonishing but forgotten story of an immigrant sweatshop worker who married an heir to a great American fortune and became one of the most charismatic radical leaders of her time"--

May 26, 2020