Three Sisters by Bi Feiyu
Book DescriptionThree sisters struggle to change the course of their destinies in a China that does not belong to them. Yumi uses her dignity, Yuxiu her seductive powers, and Yuyang her desire for success. This breathtaking story vividly captures the demonic desire for power that possesses people. Whether it's in the village of the Wang family, where life is attuned to the rhythm of working the fields and the slogans of the cultural revolution, or in the Peking of the 1980s, not one of these women is prepared to be just another wave in the 'infinite ocean of people'. It is an epic portrayal of life in modern China.
Buy Three Sisters book by Bi Feiyu from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781846590238
Classification: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Format: Paperback (200mm x 130mm x mm)
Imprint: Telegram Books
Publisher: Telegram Books
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Customers who bought this also bought...
You might also like...
Look to the Lady by Margery Allingham
Albert Campion foils the attempted kidnapping of Val Gyrth, current heir to the Gyrth family and guardian-elect of the Chalice entrusted to the clan centuries ago. Escorting Val home to the village of Sanctuary, Campion reveals that Chalice is being targeted by an untouchable ring of wealthy thieves intent on supplementing their treasure trove.
Gerontius by James Hamilton-Paterson
Nearing the end of his career, Sir Edward Elgar impulsively decides to travel by ship to Brazil, where he encounters a woman from his past. Set in 1923 and based on true events, this book takes the composer out of his depths.
Second Husband by Louise Candlish
She had always put her daughter first ? until one man changed everything
Somebody's Sinning in My Bed by Pat G'Orge-Walker» View more books like these...
Pat G'Orge-Walker delivers a wickedly funny, uplifting novel of love and betrayal good karma and bad karma sin and redemption
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Three Sisters book by Bi Feiyu and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Bi Feiyu
Bi Feiyu was born in 1964 in Xinghua, in the province of Jiangsu, China. He is the recipient of many literary prizes, including the Lu Xun Prize in 1996. He co-wrote the film Shanghai Triad, which was directed by acclaimed Chinese director Zhang Yimou. His novel, The Moon Opera, was published by Telegram in 2007.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.