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Boy in the twilight : stories of the hidden China / Yu Hua ; translated from the Chinese by Allan H. Barr.

Hua, Yu, 1930- (Author).
Book Book ([2014])
Description: vii, 195 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2014]
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  • ISBN: 9780307379368 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0307379361 (hbk.)
General Note: Translation of: Huanghun li de nanhai.
Contents: Translator's note -- No name of my own -- Boy in the twilight -- Why there was no music -- Victory -- Appendix -- Mid-air collisions -- On the bridge -- Sweltering summer -- Timid as a mouse -- Their son -- The skipping-and-stepping Game -- Why do I have to get married? -- Friends.
Summary: Presents thirteen tales about the sorrows, joys, and constants of modern China, including the story of an awkward youth who uses the perks of his government to court two women and a couple who toils in factories only to learn that their son has been wasting their money.
Subject: China > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.
Authors: Barr, Allan Hepburn, (translator.).
Citation: Hua, Yu. "Boy in the twilight : stories of the hidden China." New York : Pantheon Books, 2014.
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